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AMD is working on Catalyst beta drivers for 'The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' and 'Project Cars'

Q: AMD is working on Catalyst beta drivers for 'The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' and 'Project Cars'

AMD graphics card owners that have tried playing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt or Project Cars are likely already aware of the fact that both titles run like crap on Radeon hardware. There's a ton of controversy surrounding what did...

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A: AMD is working on Catalyst beta drivers for 'The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' and 'Project Cars'

"AMD graphics card owners that have tried playing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt or Project Cars are likely already aware of the fact that both titles run like crap on Radeon hardware."

At the risk of pointing out the obvious, "runs like crap" doesn't strike me as professional an expression as "runs terribly" or "are both exceptionally poor performers on..." It may convey the sentiments of the accompanying article comments, but those are supposed to be crude.
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A:BSOD playing 3D games (The Witcher 2, FFXIV beta, SC5) various errors

Thats a lot of dump files
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Just installed these, no issues so far.

Here's the place where I found the links to download.

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Some of the tips from that thread...
It's reccomended to unistall the old first.
For W7 you can use the patch,copy the patch files to the folder of the new drivers so it installs normaly on W7.
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A:ATI 9.4 Beta Catalyst 8.60-090316

9.4 Beta mmmm, Thanks will have a look.
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* These drivers are not supported by ATI Customer Care or any other ATI department. All feedback should be reported via the Catalyst Crew Feedback program

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* All-in-Wonder? 2006, 9600, 9800, X600, X800, X1800, X1900
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Is this what you want make a restore point before you install them just in case.
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Ok, firstly, alarm bells started ringing when i noticed that one device (laptop/pc) is 32bit, and the other 64bit. If you are using the same instal file on both machines, thats probably the problem!

If I'm reading that wrong, then sorry.

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Zach, have you tried driver sweeper in Safe mode? The reason I ask is that the drivers need to be COMPLETELY removed for a new install to work correctly.

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Nice one matey.
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These are not leaked, and they are not exclusive. And this post is late.

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A:Issues with going from 11.5 catalyst drivers to 11.8 (or any other)

Hi branflake welcome to SF

Please follow these steps in this order,

Do the ati catalyst remove cleaning,restart.

Download and install software\driver 10.11,during installation choose custom and untik\disable registration and free game,finish,restart.
Previous ATI Catalyst

Download and install software\driver 11.8 and again during the installation choose custom and this time untik\disable only the new catalyst 2,finish,restart.
ATI Radeon

With the above steps you will have all the new software\drivers without the new catalyst 2.

Though you will have the catalyst 1 to control your gpu.

Finish with the above steps an post back with any results.
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Processor Count: 4
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A:Stable catalyst drivers

Ok I'm going to upgrade to 5.5, if I can recall correctly my PC problems all started back when I installed 5.6 before playing San Andreas. Will report on the situation.

{EDIT} Ok so I degraded to 5.5 and tested out Warcraft 3 (primary crasher) and have had no problems, no BSOD's, Farcry looks a bit less exquiste but is still amazing and tranquil as ever. I checked the net, apparently ATI made some major changes when developing cat drivers 5.6 & 5.7. When 5.8 come out later this month I'll give em a go.
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A:ATI Catalyst 13.4 Drivers Installation Problem

You have a 7970, but had given up on Windows?

I would just wipe and drop 7 again, since you hadn't used it, could try System Recovery Console from the install DVD, just boot into it like a normal install but do repair and of course point to the right partition, if asked.

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XP of course, total opposite.

7's Boot Manager is coming up and you are choosing the OS at boot time, right? That's how it should be.

See this Tutorial:

Dual Boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu

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SFC /scannow

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Others with more experience with dual booting may chime in also, I have Linux Mint 14 running on my old PC, I refuse to use Linux on my main PC, I just know I will rarely touch it.
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Hi welcome to the forum

try going back to an earlier version of the driver.
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Compatibilty Mode generally does not extend to drivers.

Look here:

Is there some reason to update your drivers?
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A:WMP 9 + Service Pack 2 + Catalyst Drivers = ?!

Bump. I'm pretty sure it has something to do with the Catalysts I installed. Should I upgrade to WMP 10? I don't have WMP 9 currently installed, but I do have the Microsoft patch for WMP 9.

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A:Bsod After Updating Catalyst Drivers

Odd to see this in a generally released driver.
Two suggestions:
1) Uninstall all ATi Drivers and reboot. Try downloading and installing an older, stable version if it's still available
2) Reboot, and keep hitting F8 until you get to the Advanced Options menu. Choose Debugging Mode. Let the BSOD happen and analyze the dump as above. See if it's any different (if so, post it here)
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If you have AMD processor and Radeon HD6900 go to the link below and download choice
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Run it and it will do all you want. No need to uninstall any drivers
So long as you have the latest drivers.
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Try this, I had a similar issue with AMD drivers on Windows 10
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Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: InstallManagerApp.exe
Application Version: 3.0.736.0
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Additional Information 2: a10d9fc24206087af3b54ca169b78b0b
Additional Information 3: 3200
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650 With 256MB Switchable Graphics

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rakers8, welcome to the Seven Forums.

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Well, its not your monitor or your card, so is software - the drivers. Can you try a different set of Catalyst drivers?
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Install the driver and video converter from ATI's site and forget Dell when doing graphics updates. Use the device manager in safe mode if you have to.

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How are you plugged into your TV?

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I had problems and switch back to 12.1
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I had a similar issue with Flash videos (Youtube etc.), streaming or watching locally stored videos. The solution was simple: disable Flash hardware acceleration. After this the videos played OK.

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Please follow the to provide us with the full crash reports.

In the meantime, some information regarding your bugcheck code:

Quote: Originally Posted by H2SO4

These are all stop 0x116 VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE conditions.

It's not a true crash, in the sense that the bluescreen was initiated only because the combination of video driver and video hardware was being unresponsive, and not because of any synchronous processing exception.

Since Vista, the "Timeout Detection and Recovery" (TDR) components of the OS video subsystem have been capable of doing some truly impressive things to try to recover from issues which would have caused earlier OSs like XP to crash. As a last resort, the TDR subsystem sends the video driver a "please restart yourself now!" command and waits a few seconds. If there's no response, the OS concludes that the video driver/hardware combo has truly collapsed in a heap, and it fires off that stop 0x116 BSOD.

If playing with video driver versions hasn't helped, make sure the box is not overheating. Try removing a side panel and aiming a big mains fan straight at the motherboard and GPU. Run it like that for a few hours or days - long enough to ascertain whether cooler temperatures make a difference. If so, it might be as simple as dust buildup and subsequently inadequate cooling.

The above quote was taken from, which is linked to in usasma's thread about this error. Closely follow the first three posts of usasma's thread outlining STOP 0x116: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR troubleshooting and proceed through each step. Let us know if you need further help.
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you didn't mention what type of ATI card you have to surch for the prob.
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A:Can't get Catalyst working.

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Originally Posted by mean6

GeForce Release 174

It increased my 3Dmark06 scores by almost 300 points!!

Use caution!

I downloaded and installed the 32 bit drivers.

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Thanks :)

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A:BSOD in BF3 beta, 285.38 drivers

Quote: Originally Posted by lehtv

Hello sevenforums,

I've played the BF3 beta two times now with NVIDIA's BF3 optimized beta drivers, and I've had two BSOD's. Both occurred after being on the server for about 15-20 minutes. I suspect the beta drivers are causing it but the crashing still suggests they don't mesh well with my system, and I'd like to know why.


Win 7 64 pro
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Quite a few issues here

The pre 2009 version of this driver is a known BSOD cause.

Please visit this link: ASUS teK Computer Inc. -Support- Drivers and Download P7P55D LE
ASUSTeK Computer Inc. -Support- Drivers and Download P7P55D LE

Scroll down to the Utilities category, then scroll down to the "ATK0110 driver for WindowsXP/Vista/Windows 7 32&64-bit" (it's about the 12th item down).
Download and install it.
Go to C:\Windows\System32\drivers to check and make sure that the ASACPI.SYS file is date stamped from 2009 or 2010 (NOT 2005).


This is another large cause used by daemon tools and alcohol120

Remove any CD visualization programs such as Daemon Tools and Alcohol 120%.
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Use this SPTD uninstaller when you're done:DuplexSecure - Downloads

You can use MagicDisc as an alternative.

Freeware MagicISO Virtual CD/DVD-ROM(MagicDisc) Overview

3- Your Avast. I would remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials

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4-Old drivers needing updating

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RTCore64.sys 5/25/2005 2:39:12 AM fffff880`094fe000 fffff880`09504000 0x00006000 0x42941d90
lirsgt.sys 6/17/2008 11:17:08 AM fffff880`08a57000 fffff880`08a64000 0x0000d000 0x4857d574
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Rt64win7.sys 2/26/2009 5:04:13 AM fffff880`0ff62000 fffff880`0ff94000 0x00032000 0x49a65b0d
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- search Google for the name of the driver
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- visit the web site of the manufacturer of the hardware/program to get the latest drivers (DON'T use Windows Update or the Update driver function of Device Manager).
- if there are difficulties in locating them, post back with questions and someone will try and help you locate the appropriate program.

- - The most common drivers are listed on this page: Driver Reference Driver Reference
- - Driver manufacturer links are on this page: Drivers and Downloads
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