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Old 14th January 2020, 02:37 PM
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Default How do I get Project 64 (and Dolphin) to work on my computer?

I was able to do so only last month, in December... and now, since I had to get a new computer, Project 64 fails to load as does Dolphin. I think it's related to the same issue.

With Project 64, the pop-up says:

"Failed to initialize DirectX
Error code 8876086A

D3DERR_NOTAVAILABLE"

and:

"Cannot open a ROM because plugins have not successfully initialized."

Likewise, for Dolphin, it says:

"Failed to enumerate adapters."

I have no idea what is causing this... here is my system specs.

WINDOWS EDITION

Windows 7 Home Premium
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SYSTEM

Rating: 1.0 Windows Experience Index
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600 CPU @ 3.40GHz 3.40GHz
Installed memory (RAM): 12.0 GB (3.17 GB usable)
System type: 32-bit Operating System

And it ran the roms just fine on the one I had last month. Now what? What do I do? It also won't play the KOTOR games. If needs be, I could go try and install that, and write down what it tells me if you need further specs on my computer?

The version of PJ64 I got is v.2.3.2-202-g57a 221e.
And then also dolphin-x86-4.0.2

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Old 14th January 2020, 04:02 PM
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This has nothing to do with pj64, dolphin etc. You have somehow uninstalled DX or something along those lines.
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Old 14th January 2020, 04:10 PM
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I see! Well, how do I resolve it? I'm not a computer nerd. Hold on, lemme go install and see what happens...

I was installing DirectX SDK. And this popped up:

"An internal system error occurred.
Please refer to DXError.log and DirectX.log in your Windows folder to determine problem."

And then it basically cuts to "installation failed."

Now what?
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Old 16th January 2020, 12:11 PM
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Does anyone know how to help me with this DirectX issue? I can run you through everything my computer does. Again, I am NOT a technical expert. I just wanna play N64 and GameCube games.
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