DirectX is a gathering of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for improving sight and sound. In the first place, there were a few interactive media APIs discharged by Microsoft for the sake of Direct including Direct 2D, Direct 3D, DirectSound, DirectWrite, DXGI, DirectInput, DirectPlay, DirectMusic, etc. Later on, Microsoft discharged all these APIs accumulations in only one bundle called DirectX.
Curiously, the name Xbox additionally originates from DirectX as Xbox utilizes the innovations presented in DirectX. In spite of the fact that DirectX All Versions is introduced and incorporated into all renditions of Windows including Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10. The default form of DirectX is diverse in each variant of Windows.
DirectX 10.1 (ver. 6.00) – > Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
DirectX 11 – > Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 R2
DirectX 11.1 – > Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows Server 2012
DirectX 11.2 – > Windows 8.1, Windows RT, Windows Server 2012 R2
DirectX 11.3 and DirectX 12 – > Windows 10
These are just the real updates that I have recorded. There were many different updates and forms which were either minor or Operating System explicit. On the off chance that you need to find out about every one of the adaptations of DirectX, you may visit this Wikipedia page.
On the off chance that you are a bad-to-the-bone gamer or a sight and sound aficionado, at that point you will love all of the new forms of DirectX. On the off chance that you are as yet utilizing Windows XP, simply update its DirectX to the most recent form and see the distinction yourself. Something very similar applies to Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
How to empower DirectX highlights?
While DirectX deals with both showcase and sound, there are three noteworthy highlights of DirectX that you may empower or impair according to your necessity.
1. DirectDraw increasing speed
2. Direct3D increasing speed
3. AGP Texture increasing speed
For ideal execution, every one of the three of these highlights ought to be empowered. To empower or impair these highlights, pursue the means beneath:
1. Go to Run dxdiag
2. Select the Display tab
3. Under DirectX highlights, there will be an alternative to empower or incapacitate every one of the highlights given above.
If it’s not too much trouble note that on the off chance that you have various illustrations cards introduced in your PC, there will be different presentation tabs for every realistic card. You can empower or handicap DirectX highlights for every realistic card independently.