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GISAutoCadMap
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A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 2014

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05-29-2013 04:07 AM

Hi All,

 

I am getting this error "A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted."The problem may be caused by missing .hdi files in C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2014\Drv\".

 

I went through the setting in Registery.Please see my finding in screen short.it is calling the Dll "AcadDM10.hdi" (inside the "3DGS Configuration \GSHEIDI10" screen 1)in autoCAD 2014 in one place and othere place it is calling dll "AcadDM11.hdi"(3DGS Configuration-Screen 2 )

 

"AcadDM11.hdi " is part of C:\program files\Autodesk\Autodesk AutoCAD Map 3D 2014\Drv\.

 

My question is GSHEIDI10 is part of AutoCAD 2014 ?

Next question is "AcadDM10.hdi " is part of autocad  2014 ? if not then what should be default setting for 3DGS Configuration autoCAD 2014.So Reply me as soon as possible.So i am thankful to you.

 

Regards,

Manish

GIS AUTOCAD MAP Team

 

 

 

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Murph
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Message 2 of 11 (16,795 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

05-29-2013 05:24 AM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

This thread in the General Autocad group may offer some help.

Murph
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GISAutoCadMap
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Message 3 of 11 (16,782 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

05-29-2013 06:54 AM in reply to: Murph

Thank Murph,

 

I will follow the link.But i want know what should be the default setting for 3GS Configuration.?

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GISAutoCadMap
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Message 4 of 11 (16,781 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

05-29-2013 06:58 AM in reply to: Murph

can you please share me the screen shot of 3GS configuration setting for Registry.So i am thankful to you.

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Alfred.NESWADBA
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Message 5 of 11 (16,759 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

05-29-2013 04:13 PM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

Hi,

 

I have the same settings like you showed in your screenshot. Strange .... but my Map3D is working (2014 x64 German).

 

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bill
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Message 6 of 11 (16,213 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

07-08-2013 12:40 PM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

I ran in to this problem today,  I had installed a new video card in my computer after AutoCAD 2014 was installed.   A repair or reinstall did not resolve it.   But reinstalling the video card driver (ATI) did resolve the issue.

 

Hope this helps.

 

Bill.

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braudpat
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Message 7 of 11 (16,191 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

07-09-2013 04:38 AM in reply to: bill

 

Hello

 

This topic could be interesting :

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/ps/dl/item?siteID=123112&id=21929890&linkID=9240857

 

Bye, Pat

 

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carl.young22
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Registered: ‎09-06-2013
Message 8 of 11 (14,936 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

09-06-2013 09:58 AM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

i Tried the file removal and it did not work. 

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l1311091
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Registered: ‎12-02-2013
Message 9 of 11 (11,022 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

12-02-2013 04:00 PM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

Reinstallyour video card driver then repairing your autocad from control panel>Programs>Autocad 2014 right click.

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magnummfginc
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Message 10 of 11 (1,983 Views)

Re: A display driver file (.hdi) is missing or has been corrupted in AutoCAD 201

08-12-2014 10:26 AM in reply to: GISAutoCadMap

Are you running Windows 8.1? If so, you'll have to upgrade to AutoCAD 2015, because any older version is incompatible with 8.1.

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