Support for Heroes of Might & Magic V
Q: When i start the game, an error message appears : "Unable to start application because "d3dx9_25.dll" was not found. Reinstalling the application may help." How can i solve this?
A: If you receive any error messages pertaining to the file "d3dx9_25.dll", please follow the directions below:
In order to resolve this problem, you will need to install the version of DirectX 9.0c that is on the game disc. This will update any previous DirectX installations and supply the correct files needed by the game.
The DirectX installer (DXSETUP.exe) can be found on the game disc in the \DirectX directory.
Q: The install froze while installing Might & Magic V, now when i try and install the game again it will only let me click run. How can i install this game?
Q: I wish to move my saved games from one computer to another, where are they?
A: Saved games are stored in a special folder within the the following folder :
"My Documents" -> "My Games" -> "Heroes of Might and Magic V" -> "Profiles" -> folder with user profile name -> "Saves".
Outdated or incorrect video drivers may cause some issues.
http://www.nvidia.com/content/drivers/drivers.asp for nVIDIA graphics cards
http://ati.de/support/driver.html for ATI Technologies graphics cards
DirectX 9.0c version may be found on the game installation disc.
Also, before launching the game, make sure there are no other programs running.
The game does not support playing through http proxy. The player needs direct (real IP) or NATed (most intranets) internet connection. In case of firewall the player needs to open some
6668 TCP (IRC servers(chat in lobby))
To bring your version of Heroes of Might & Magic® V up to version 1.4 please install this patch.
To bring your version of Heroes of Might & Magic® V up to version 1.41 please install this patch.
Version 1.4 needs to be installed before 1.41.
To bring your version of Heroes of Might & Magic® V up to version 1.5 please install this patch.
Version 1.41 needs to be installed before 1.5.
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