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The DirectX Tool Kit (aka DirectXTK12) is a collection of helper classes for writing DirectX 12 code in C++

feb2024

3 months ago
  • Project updates for GDK validation
  • Shaders are now built with full path for improved PIX debugging support
  • CMake project updates and refactor including pkg-config file generation
  • Minor code review for Clang, MinGW, and Intel compilers

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2024.2.22

This version is available via vcpkg.

dec2023

5 months ago
  • Fix WAVFileReader bugs with bounds checking
  • CMake project updates
  • Code review

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2024.1.1

This version is available via vcpkg.

oct2023

7 months ago
  • Added CreateUploadBuffer and CreateUAVBuffer helpers
  • Fixed validation bug with WIC loader when using autogen and force RGBA together
  • Fixed minor link issue with a Xbox PIX custom memory method
  • Xbox shader compilation now uses -HV 2021
  • Additional methods for DirectX Tool Kit for Audio emitter for linear and inverse-square falloff curves

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2023.10.31

This version is available via vcpkg.

sept2023

9 months ago
  • GraphicsMemory updated to use Xbox PIX custom memory events with optional tags
  • Retired ARM (32-bit) support for the UWP platform
  • CMake project updates

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2023.9.6

This version is available via vcpkg.

jun2023

1 year ago
  • Root Signature updates to resolve some warnings from Xbox PIX
  • CMake project updates

This version is available via vcpkg.

apr2023

1 year ago
  • Updated D3DX12 internal copy with latest changes from DirectX-Headers GitHub
  • CMake project updates and fixes for clang/LLVM v16 warnings

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2023.4.28

This version is available via vcpkg.

mar2023

1 year ago
  • DirectX Tool Kit for Audio updates
    • Reworked audio device enumeration for XAudio 2.9 to use MMDeviceEnumerator rather than Windows Runtime APIs
    • GetOutputFormat now reports sample rate and bit-depth from the audio device properties
    • New method GetOutputSampleRate added to return the input sample rate of the mastering voice
    • Resume now handles device failure by switching to silent mode
  • CMake project updates
  • Retired VS 2017 legacy Xbox One XDK projects

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2023.3.30

This version is available via vcpkg. Note this update to the port adds a tools feature for the installation of the command-line tools.

feb2023

1 year ago
  • Fixed warnings when using GPU-based validation on PC
  • Mouse relative mode now accumulates multiple delta updates per frame. Added new optional but recommended method EndOfInputFrame.
  • Fixed out-of-bounds read bug in the .WAV file reader.
  • Additional checks added to DDSTextureLoader for planar video formats.
  • CMake project updates

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2023.2.7

This version is available via vcpkg.

This is the last release that will support building for the legacy Xbox One XDK using VS 2017. See this issue for details or feedback.

dec2022

1 year ago
  • DirectXHelpers updated with CreateUnorderedAccessView, CreateRenderTargetView, CreateBufferShaderResourceView, and CreateBufferUnorderedAccessView helpers
  • Added EnableLighting method to EffectFactory to support creating unlit model materials
  • GamePad, Keyboard, and Mouse headers have USING_XINPUT, USING_GAMEINPUT, USING_WINDOWS_GAMING_INPUT defines
  • Updates for GameInputCreate failure handling on PC
  • Updated D3DX12 internal copy with latest changes from DirectX-Headers GitHub
  • CMake project updated to require 3.20 or later
  • CMake and MSBuild project updates
  • Minor MinGW code changes
  • Added Azure Dev Ops Pipeline YAML files
  • Test suite updated with CTest support

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2022.12.18

This version is available via vcpkg.

oct2022

1 year ago
  • Additional methods for DirectX Tool Kit for Audio emitter and listener for cone and falloff curves
  • Added use of C++11 inline namespaces to make it possible to link both DX11 and DX12 versions at once
  • Minor fix for CompileShaders.cmd to address additional 'paths with spaces' issues
  • Minor CMake update

This version is also available on NuGet as version 2022.10.18

This version is available via vcpkg.