win 98 DirectX

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Kush, May 29, 2002.

  1. Kush

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    We were trying to install gta3 on my friends pc and he has windows 98 arabic and after i installed gta3 it wanted to install direct x8.1 so we did and it restarted and it stays at the dos part where it says please wait while files are updated this may take a few minutes, he has a pentuim 4 1.5ghz and it stays there and doesnt do into windows what the problem??
     
  2. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    Just a guess here. Get into safe mode & see what's going on. Uninstall gta3 reboot. If it's still no go there is a tool around to remove directx which again can be done in safe mode. The tools is called 'DxUn13' & is 699kb.
     
  3. Kush

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    tried that

    i tried going into safe mode it just puts the windows 98 startup thingy with the windows logo and the clouds and it keeps loading and nothing happens
     
  4. Kush

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    ok

    ok the computer worked so can one of the moderators delete this topic plz?:p :p :p
     
  5. xsivforce

    xsivforce Prodigal Son Folding Team

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    Maybe you can post what the solution was. Or did it just start working?
     
  6. Kush

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    yeah it did!

    Yeah it did, it just started working! i dont know how cuz i was trying to avoid his house LOL! anyways i guess it just took a long time... well plz delete this topic plz!
     
  7. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    No it's staying. Patience is a virtue. :D Good to here it's OK.