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    DirectX End-User Runtimes

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    This download provides the DirectX end-user redistributable that developers can include with their product.
    • Version:

      June

      File Name:

      directx_jun2006_redist.exe

      Date Published:

      6/8/2006

      File Size:

      52.3 MB

        This download provides the DirectX end-user multi-languaged redistributable that developers can include with their product. The redistributable license agreement covers the terms under which developers may use the Redistributable. For full details please review the DirectX SDK EULA.txt and DirectX Redist.txt files located in the license directory.

        This package is localized into Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and English.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Windows 2000 Professional Edition , Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2000 Service Pack 2, Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows ME, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2003 x64 editions, Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86), Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86), Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86), Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Web Edition, Windows Small Business Server 2003 , Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional Edition, Windows XP Professional N, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition , Windows XP Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 2, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows XP Tablet PC Edition


        1. Click the Download button on this page to start the download, or select a different language from the Change language drop-down list and click Go.
        2. Do one of the following:
          • To start the installation immediately, click Run.
          • To save the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save.
          • To cancel the installation, click Cancel.

        • The DirectX redist installation includes all the latest and previous released DirectX runtime. This includes the bi-monthly D3DX, XInput, and Managed DirectX components.
        • The DirectX runtime cannot be uninstalled. We recommend Windows Me and Windows XP users create a "System Restore" point before installing. For information on creating a restore point, please refer to the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:

        • Windows Millennium Edition: Microsoft Knowledge Base article 267951.
          Windows XP: Microsoft Knowledge Base article 310405.
        • This update is recommended for users that do not have internet connection during installation

        • If you would like the websetup version of the runtime package, please click here.

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