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AutoCAD 2011 on directX 11

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02-01-2011 10:16 AM



I have a problem with AutoCAD 2011 on my new notebook with windows 7 and directX 11, cause during installation it says that i don't have directX 9.0c, i tryied to install it from autocad install folder, but it says that i already have directX 9.0, but autocad still says me that I don't have that... Is it possible that AutoCAD 2011 just doesn't support directX 11?


2011/2/1:17:31:20    User    USER-LAPTOP    === Setup started on USER-LAPTOP by User ===
2011/2/1:17:44:02    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x86)    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:44:26    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    DirectX 9.0 Runtime    Failed    Failure is ignored, Result=-9
2011/2/1:17:44:44    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    FARO LS 1.1.406.58    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:45:10    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    Autodesk Material Library 2011    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:45:34    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    Autodesk Material Library 2011 Base Image library    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:45:43    User    USER-LAPTOP    Install    AutoCAD 2011    Failed    Installation aborted, Result=1603
2011/2/1:17:45:57    User    USER-LAPTOP    Rollback    Autodesk Material Library 2011 Base Image library    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:46:17    User    USER-LAPTOP    Rollback    Autodesk Material Library 2011    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:46:19    User    USER-LAPTOP    Rollback    FARO LS 1.1.406.58    Succeeded    
2011/2/1:17:46:19    User    USER-LAPTOP    Rollback    Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x86)    Failed    Installation aborted, Result=1619

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Re: AutoCAD 2011 on directX 11

08-08-2011 01:18 AM in reply to: adusinka

In this case, you could try to install directx manually from MS site.


but the actual issue is Autocad installation error 1603.


1603 is generic permission error, please try to install the software in diagnostics mode as described here

If the issue persisits, please post the all the log files from the %temp% folder (start->run/search->type %temp% ->Enter) as a zip file.

If my post answers your question, please mark it as an Accepted Solution, so that others can find answers quickly!
For more tips & tricks:

Hashim Mundol
Autodesk Product Support
Autodesk, Inc.

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