> Recently I have been having trouble running MAME. When I try to run the command line
> version, I get the following errors:
> Unable to create the Direct3D device (8876086C)
> Unable to initialize Direct3D 9
> Fatal error: Unable to complete window creation
> I did a fresh install of 194 on my desktop and it works. I copied the entire
> directory to my arcade harddrive (usb - it is the same letter everytime) and I get
> the same errors on the USB drive.
> Can anybody help with my I would get those errors on the USB drive and not on my
Did you try googling those exact specific errors in 3 separate instances?
I've seen this post hundreds of times and it's starting to be asked almost on a daily basis.
What O/S and hardware do you have? What video card?