JSI Tip 6171. You cannot connect with other players when you try to play a multiplayer game?

You may experience the subject behavior if any of the following are true:

- You upgraded Windows XP to Service Pack 1 (SP1).

- You use Internet Connection Sharing (ICS).

- You have DirectX 8.1 or earlier installed on your computer.

To determine what version of DirectX is installed:

1. Start / Run / dxdiag.exe / OK.

2. Select the System tab. The version information is at the bottom.

To install the newest released version of DirectX, visit http://www.microsoft.com/windows/directx.

NOTE: See tip 6170 - 'This pre-release version of DirectX has expired, please upgrade to the latest version from http://microsoft.com/directx'?

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