View Full Version : Failed to find compatible directx 9.0 adapter
30th Jul 2012, 08:17 PM
Sims 2 usually runs fine on my system, and I actually managed to play it earlier today. But right now I'm getting this error and I'm not sure why. I checked some other threads but the ones I've found have not been too useful.
Intel core i7
8gb of ram
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 240.
Here is my dxdiag window
6th Aug 2012, 09:23 AM
I have had this issue before on my desktop computer that I run the Sims 2 on. Unfortunately, I cannot offer much advice on how to solve the problem. I know I tried downloading directx files again, or updating them, but that probably didn't solve the problem (at least it was no immediate fix).
Now whenever the issues arises I just restart my computer and wait a while until I try to play again. It's a finicky thing; most times restarting will allow the game to work, but other times it won't. I don't know why this error happens, but I know you aren't alone!
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