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Problems installing need for speed carbon

Garb3

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hi i just got need for speed carbon and when i try to install it i put the cd key in and then terms of argrement come up i say yes and then it says that i need directx installed on my computer but i have already got it installed i got the latest directx(december 2006 version) anybody got any thought on what i should do i have tried reinstalling directx again but it doesnt make any difference!!??!!??
 
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The game is probably trying to offer to install directX, you need to allow it to install it, it will generally do the check for it after you click YES to install directX and say you don't need it..

Game installs are retarded like that.