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DirectX Control Panel

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Screenshot of DirectX Control Panel 9.0c, a DirectX viewing app for the Windows operating system.
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Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 23, 2015
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DirectX Control Panel is a freeware DirectX viewer software app filed under components and made available by Microsoft for Windows.

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Accesses settings of the DirectX component in Windows from Control Panel

The DirectX 9.0c Control Panel includes access to a variety of configuration settings. Installation is easy: just copy the directx.cpl into the Windows/system32 folder.

After installing the DirectX CPL file, you have the chance to access the Control Panel from your Settings menu.

DirectX Control Panel on 32-bit and 64-bit PCs

This download is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system on a laptop or desktop PC from components without restrictions. Microsoft DirectX Control Panel 9.0c. is available to all software users as a free download for Windows 10 PCs but also without a hitch on Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Compatibility with this DirectX viewer software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Microsoft.

Filed under:
  1. DirectX Control Panel Download
  2. Freeware Components
  3. Major release: DirectX Control Panel 9.0c
  4. DirectX Viewing Software
DirectX Control Panel has been picked by our editors as very good.
DirectX Control Panel has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested DirectX Control Panel 9.0c. against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.

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4.1 out of 5 based on 87 ratings.

Components Downloads

  1. DirectX DirectX runtime for Vista and higher
  2. DirectX Update package from Microsoft that updates the installation of DirectX to 9.0c runtime which many modern games require
  3. DirectX A new version of Microsoft DirectX 11 for Windows Vista
  4. Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Download the Microsoft .NET Framework v4.0.30319
  5. Microsoft .NET Framework Client Profile Offline installer installs the necessary components to use .NET framework apps
  6. DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer Provides updates to 9.0c and previous versions of DirectX

Download Details

System Architecture:
Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit
Size on disk:
62,219 B
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