Text DX9 geometry with dx9ex

I can not renderer text DX9 Geometry using dx9ex

Text.v4p (3.3 kB)

Somehow this seems to be disabled by microsoft…

indeed. also announced here updates-regarding-windows-8.1

re: text DX9 Geometry - I see.thanks
we’ve now turned on the /dx9ex switch by default on win>=vista.
hm…I’m with Win7 and vvvv_45beta31.2 and starting by default dx9ex is OFF

read on…it it says those changes are only in alpha still…