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Resolve error "Unable to create DirectX D3D context." in Portrait/Spectrum Miner

This issue is not specific to environment.

Issue

Error message "Unable to create directx D3d context" while using Portrait/Spectrum Miner.

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Cause

While using Portrait/Spectrum Miner by remote desktoping the client machine, user may get error.

Resolution

UPDATED: August 24, 2017
Just unzip the attached and copy the 3 files into the <pmhome>\[server|client]\jre\win32\1.6.0_21\lib\ext folder, replacing the files that are there.

For dekstop install  they go into the ‘server’ jre, on client installs they go to the ‘client’ folder.