DirectX OpenGL Wrapper Alternatives

    DirectX OpenGL Wrapper is described as 'emulates API calls thru OpenGL commands and other platform specific commands in order to run DirectX 8 application running on other platform than Windows'. There are three alternatives to DirectX OpenGL Wrapper for Windows. The best alternative is DxWnd, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DirectX OpenGL Wrapper are D3DWindower (Free) and zeckensack's Glide Wrapper (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 30, 2016

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Windows hooker - intercepts system calls to make fullscreen programs running in a window, to support a better compatibility, to enhance video modes and to stretch timing. It is tipically very useful to run old windows games.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Forced window mode for D3D/DirectDraw applications.

      Discontinued

      Untouched since sept 2004, according to the files in the archive.

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    1. It implements and emulates the 3dfx Voodoo cards' native Glide2 and Glide3 APIs on top of OpenGL.

      Discontinued

      No longer updated since June 2005

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