Microsoft KB Archive/255783
Article ID: 255783
Article Last Modified on 12/18/2006
- Microsoft Allegiance
This article was previously published under Q255783
When you attempt to start Microsoft Allegiance, you may receive the following error message:
If you click Details, you receive the following error message:
This behavior can occur if Microsoft DirectInput is not installed properly.
To resolve this issue, reinstall Microsoft DirectX:
- Insert the Allegiance CD-ROM in the CD-ROM drive. Press and hold down the SHIFT key as you insert the CD-ROM to prevent Allegiance from starting automatically.
- Double-click the My Computer icon on the desktop.
- Right-click the Allegiance CD-ROM, and then click Install DirectX 7.0a.
- Click Yes to accept the license agreement.
- Click Reinstall DirectX.
You can also download and install the latest version of DirectX from the following Microsoft Web site:
For more information about how to obtain the latest version of DirectX, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
179113 How to Download and Install DirectX
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