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Old 02-05-2009, 03:53 PM   #199
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The first link is a straight download link to the file. Unfortunately as you can see, the filename will probably change periodically during the year.

The second link takes you to a page where you must click "Validate" which installs an ActiveX control on your PC which then pokes your Windows XP/Vista/7 to see if it's a real Windows. If so, then you advance to the next page which is a straight download link.

I would make the Aquarium point to an arbitrary redirect like
and then have your web person keep that link up-to-date with whatever link is currently at Microsoft's website for DirectX 9.
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