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I've tried to install the sims 2 on my PC (it's been on it before) and as I go to run the game after installation it gives me this error: "the procedure entry point DdEntry18 could not be located in the dynamic link library DDraw.ddl" ..any insight?
Asked at 18:16 on Wednesday 16 November 2005 by Alex (rawkette) Report this Question

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It likely means that you don't have the latest version of DirectX installed on your computer and/or that DirectX related file might've been accidentally deleted or corrupted. To download the latest version from Microsoft, go here:


You need DirectX to run 3d games, so I'm pretty sure that's your only problem. Hope that helps!
Answered at 14:44 on Thursday 17 November 2005 by Madame_Shake
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