Mathematics & Computer Science Department
Rivier College
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Software Catalog
Direct3D

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Brief Description
                Direct3D
is part of Microsoft's DirectX API. Direct3D is only available for Microsoft's various Windows operating systems (Windows 95 and above).Microsoft DirectX is an advanced suite of multimedia application programming interfaces (APIs) built into Microsoft Windows; operating systems. DirectX provides a standard development platform for Windows-based PCs by enabling software developers to access specialized hardware features without having to write hardware-specific code.
Simply put, DirectX is a Windows technology that enables higher performance in graphics and sound when you’re playing games or watching video on your PC.Direct3D uses hardware acceleration if it is available on the graphic board.
           

Download:
              
You can get latest version of Direct3D at Microsoft Direct3D.This download is available free of charge for genuine Microsoft Windows users.
      

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Last date page was modified: October 2nd,2010