Solved: DX11 Features Level 10.0 Is Required to Run the Engine


  • Your graphics card (GPU) is running with outdated drivers.
  • Your operating system (OS) requires an update.
  • Your graphics card doesn’t support Feature Level 10.0.
  1. Press Win + R to open Run window and input dxdiag in the box. Then click OK to access DirectX Diagnostic Tool.
  2. Now in System tab, you can view your DirectX Version under System Information
  3. Change to Display tab, you can check which Feature Levels are supported by your graphics card.

Solution 1: Install the Latest Patch

Solution 3: Install the Latest DirectX

For DirectX Version

For Feature Levels

  • Your graphics card doesn’t support the required feature level. In this case, you should contact with the manufacturer to double check it, or buy another graphics card that supports feature level 10.0.
  • Your graphics card driver has an issue (may be missing or outdated). In this case, you can follow Solution 2 to update it.



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store