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I am using DirectX10, June release and I am trying to

#include <DirectXCollision.h> 

so that I can use the bounding objects, however it does not seem to be there. Am I missing something basic?

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That header is not part of D3D10 itself, but rather part of the DirectXMath library in the Windows 8 Developer Preview.

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meaning? I can include it with another file? or it's documentation on something that hasn't been released yet? Is there another boundingVolume class I can use or should I just write my own? –  Asher Einhorn Oct 7 '11 at 16:23
    
Meaning that you need the Windows 8 Preview SDK to use that header and the functionality it provides. You may be able to get similar functionality from the classic D3DX API -- for example, this function -- but you can't use DirectXMath with just the June SDK. You may be better off writing your own, depending on your needs, which you have not described. –  Josh Petrie Oct 7 '11 at 17:48
    
my needs are for bounding spheres, boxes and rays. –  Asher Einhorn Oct 7 '11 at 21:34
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