Need some help with windowsx.h compile error.

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    Need some help with windowsx.h compile error.

    I am trying to compile source code that is from the book Programming a Multiplayer FPS in DirectX by Vaughan Young. It has been a task to say the least. My latest complie error has to do with windowsx.h..

    fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'windowsx.h': No such file or directory

    Anyone have any suggestions. Were is windowsx.h suppose to be located?

    Thanks

    Chad

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    Are you using a Windows compiler or something like Turbo C?
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    VC++ 2005 express....

    You just made me think of something....I wonder if the Platform SDK is installed on this machine.....hmmm...going to check now....

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