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Is Microsoft killing OpenGL? [closed]

In an article I've read that Microsoft signed GDI/GDI+ as deprecated. I was a bit frightened, I won't be able to use OpenGL in future versions of Windows. Since you need GDI ( more likely the Device ...
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Replacement for XNA? [closed]

Since Microsoft stopped developing XNA I'm wondering what will be the replacement for the XBox 720°. I've been wondering about this. XNA was THE technologie the XBox, easy and powerfull. So is ...
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kinect application runs kinect game with different controls

I have an application (WPF) in which the mouse is controlled using the kinect. In that application I have a button that when clicked a kinect game is executed. The problem occurs when I try to control ...
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Game development for multiple Microsoft platforms

I intend to develop games for Microsoft's Windows Store, however, I'm confused between their platforms, so please clarify those questions: Is there any technology (XNA, DirectX), so a game can be ...
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Asset missing problem XNA

I'm using VS2010 with XNA 4.0 and I'm trying to load an FBX model with texture on the screen. The problem I'm having is this error: Missing Asset: C:\Users\ChocoMan\Documents\Visual Studio ...
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Microsoft OpenGL layer via software emulation - docs

I would like to know about the main specs about this layer that renders OpenGL through software emulation. What are the supported extensions and what is the OpenGL version supported? Fixed or ...
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Run FSX (Flight Simulator) on remote desktop [closed]

Obviously I cannot run FSX in a remote desktop session. When I try to start it appears the message: Flight Simulator cannot run during a Remote Desktop session and will now quit Especially for ...
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Microsoft App Hub “the resource you are looking for is unavailable at this time”

I'm trying to get App Hub to allow me to upload an XBox game. To do so I must "get verified with dreamspark" and varify through my school, in my case a university. App Hub directs me to doing this. ...
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Where have the Direct3D 11 tutorials on MSDN have gone?

I've had this tutorial bookmarked for ages. I've just decided to give DX11 a real go, so I've gone through that tutorial, but I can't find where the next one in the series is! There are no links from ...
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Implementing the Game State Management example into my game

I am creating a game using Visual Studio and trying to add the game state management example. I have added all the files from the example into my game but need to add in something to make it run the ...
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How to get the maximum installed version of DirectX?

Okay, So I would like my engine to detect weather or not it can use DirectX 10, if it can't it defaults to DirectX 9.0c but, the function DirectXSetupGetVersion() will only return Versions 5 through ...
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What is the “DirectX for Managed Code Update”?

I came upon this site while looking for information about working with DX in managed code and saw that MS released something containing a 'DirectX for Managed Code Update'. This sounds promising but ...
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What are the technical certification requirements for the Xbox 360?

I came across this document listing the technical certification requirements from March 2009, but I haven't been able to track down anything more up-to-date, nor have I been able to find the ...
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Including Microsoft.XNA.Framework.Input.Touch in a project?

So after running through tutorials by both Microsoft and www.xnadevelopment.com I feel very confident in my ability to get to work on my first game using the XNA Framework. I've manipulated sprites, ...
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What is “Rapid” in reference to the MSN Games GDK?

I have herd a little talk about the MSN Games GDK lately, and what wondering what Rapid was. It sounds like some sort of testing environment, is this true? How can I get access to it? Or find out ...
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What is the “MSN Game API”?

The other day I herd this "MSN Game API" mentioned, but I can not find any information about it anywhere. This particular API seems to be for browser based games (Such as Flash, and ActiveX embedded ...