All the softwares you need to play high graphics games (windows)

You are ready with your awesome hardware to play a high graphics game. But without the right software, its like a muscled body with no brain. These are the essential softwares you need  to get yourself ready to play all the modern graphics hunk games:

DirectX Redistributable June 2010

Although if you are running windows 8 with DX11, the DX 9c is also required for playing many games. So download and install it first without any delay!

Your Graphics card driver

Its the most important software to run the games. Determine your model your your GC and serch the right driver for you. For nvidia chipset go here and for ATI radeon chipset go here.

Missing dll files:

While running a game if your PC is showing some error like xyz.dll is missing you can solve the issue by downloading that that particular dll file and pasting it to C:\Windows\System32. If can find any dll file you want in this website.

Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package

Firstly determine your system is 64bit or 32bit. You can check it going to My computer>properties>system type. If it is 64bit then download the x64 files and if it is 32bit download the x86 ones.

Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package (x86)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package (x86)
 
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable Package (x64)

NVIDIA PhysX

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Lots of game that create problems while played on ati radeon chipset graphics card. Downloading nvidia physx will solve the issue. It is a recommended download for both nvidia and ati graphics cards.

Developers Account app

Sometime you need to download developer account sign in app for playing a game. Like steam, uplay, Rockstar Games Social Club, EA Origin, etc.

.Net frameworks

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Sometimes a game required netframework installed in your computer. If it is asking for a particular net framework, download and install it from here:

Microsoft .NET Framework 4
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Microsoft .NET Framework 2
Microdt .Net Framework 2

Thats all the sofwares you need to play  almost any kind of game without any software trouble. Keep exploring nutboltu.com 🙂

Motasim Billah Tasnim

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