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Can I use aliasing (e.g. “4xAA”, etc.) provided by 3D graphic cards to make my desktop look better?

All modern 3D video cards support some form of hardware-based "anti-aliasing" for games. The idea is to render the frame bigger than the screen resolution, and then downsample it to get smoother ...
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Windows 7 home premium(64) hardware limitations

I'm one click away of buying Intel I7 Ivy Bridge 3770 3.4Ghz Gaming Pc Computer 1tb 16Gb GTX 550 Ti 1Gb Z11+ the computer is without Windows but I have extra copy of Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit. ...
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How to test 3D on Windows? Or where's DirectX's dxsetup?

When I used Windows 98 I used to type "dxsetup" in "Start->Run..." and it runs some tests of the DirectX. Now, with DirectX 9 on my Windows XP there's no dxsetup. Where it is? Or, is there another ...
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Windows tool which can create a 3D text or logo in batch or command line?

I want to create text in 3D or create logos but wanted to automate the process to create a large number of them by passing in the text. Are there any tools for Windows that can work in any kind of non ...