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Skyrim not running despite system requirements being met

i've been searching for quite some time for a possible solution to this problem. I've been playing skyrim on my laptop a few months now, but despite my system being reasonably capable i'm unable to ...
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1answer
56 views

Catalyst Control Center Stops working when graphic card is being used

It's been a while since I have this problem with my system. Whenever I use programs (except games) that somehow use Hardware Acceleration such as Browsers, Video Converters, Photoshop etc, my screen ...
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55 views

Horizontal lines flash randomly over laptop display

I have a 2 year old laptop. The model is Sony Vaio SVE1511W1EB. I never encountered any serious problems with it until now. However, last week I plugged a beamer into the laptop and did a Powerpoint ...
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107 views

video and graphic option missing in amd catalyst control center

I was struggling with an issue of catalyst control center could not be started there are currently no setting that can be configured using AMD CCC. So I contacted Dell CC and he sent me a link to ...
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26 views

AMD black flicker every now and then

using and AMD APU(A8-6600K) I get occasional screen flickers. sometimes it happens 5 times in 10 minutes, sometimes it happens once every hour or so. the interval is unpredictable and the flash only ...
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338 views

How do I turn off hardware acceleration by AMD VISION Engine Control Center ? (AMD Radeon HD7250G) Win7 32bit

I need to turn off hardware acceleration permanently (not just for a single app) in order to fix an issue. The usual Windows 7 setting is greyed out. I assume graphics card is blocking it. I can't ...
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3answers
182 views

How to properly identify legacy AMD (ATI) IGP graphics unit and install drivers for it?

I have this OEM board made by ASUS. The model number is M2R-FVM. I have done a clean install of Windows Vista and I need to install proper drivers for it. I'm not sure what drivers to get. If I open ...
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0answers
100 views

Invalid refresh rate when full screen in games

Since I've been looking for a week for a solution and did not find any, I hope to find one hear. I have a Dell 2407-WFP monitor which support all resolutions but 1920x1200 at 75 Hz. This leads to the ...
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How do I change the scaling options in AMD Catalyst Control Center?

I've just switched out my old GTX 470 for a new ASUS Radeon R9 280X and now when I choose the resolution 1920 x 1080 it doesn't fit my 1920 x 1080 monitor. It just doesn't fill up the whole screen and ...
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0answers
281 views

got error in amd-radeon driver installation in debian wheezy

i tried to install amd catalyst graphics driver for my HP-Notebook with specifications as follows: lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor ...
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1answer
547 views

Connecting 5 monitors to graphic card - AMD Radeon HD cards configuration

First of all I am new to this hardware stuff. I have few graphics cards with me: 1x1 AMD Radeon HD 6670 1x2 AMD Radeon HD 6600 1x1 AMD Radeon HD 6450 1x1 AMD Radeon HD 3600 I have my PC setup in ...
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1answer
312 views

Missing option tabs in Catalyst Control Center

My Specs: CPU: AMD Phenom(tm) II X6 CPU 1055T (6x2.8Ghz) RAM: 12GB (mixed manufacturer - had the problem before I upgraded so it should be irrelevant) GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD5830 OS: Windows 8 ...
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1answer
468 views

How do I connect two monitors and a 42" LED TV screen to an AMD Radeon HD 6700 video card?

I have (2) Asus 27" monitors and (1) Hisence 42" LED TV screen. Is it possible to have all three connected to an AMD Radeon HD 6700 video card on my computer as one whole desktop?
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1answer
4k views

ASUS notebook brightness does not work properly

Recently on my notebook's brightness stopped working. Pressing FN+F5/F6 shows the Windows 8 brightness slider, and it goes up/down, but doesn't adjust the actual brightness. Changing it manually ...
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1answer
234 views

What happens if I have two integrated video cards? [closed]

I'm thinking about building a computer for my parents. Since they don't play video games I thought I'd get them a motherboard/cpu with an integrated video card. The motherboard I'm looking at is an ...
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1answer
907 views

AMD A8-3850 APU with Radeon HD 6550D increase power (Memory, Clocks)

I set up my own PC - not so much experience at all with this stuff - and i am facing now some problems at gaming. Benchmarks told me that most of the games ( actually Borderlands 2 ) running straight ...
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2answers
834 views

OpenGL is missing - AMD Radeon HD 7300 Series

I just installed a fresh copy of Windows 8 on my desktop: After updating everything, and yes - even my graphics card I tried to start up Minecraft but I get a OpenGL is missing error. Here's a DXdiag ...
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How to get AMD Catalyst working on Arch x86_64

I've got a Dell Inspiron 15R 7520 with AMD's hybrid "PowerXpress" graphics. The integrated graphics card is (if I understand it correctly) integrated with the i7-3612QM processor, and the discrete ...
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1answer
457 views

Why does my monitor flicker until I change resolution?

I have one Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 2 GB DDR5 Graphics card in my computer. Everything used to work great. One day my friend and I flipped the switch on it to enable overclocking and I overclocked for ...
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2answers
2k views

Is better to buy one Radeon HD 7970 or two Radeon HD 7870? [closed]

The first one cost $400 and the second $200 each one. My computer has a intel ivy bridge i7 processor and 8gb of ram. I want to play games and 3d renderings. What combination is better? 7970 7870 ...
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3answers
9k views

How to remove the black borders after installing Windows 8?

I installed Windows 8 on my PC and now only 80% of the screen is used. There is a black border around my screen. I own a Acer Predator G3610 with AMD Radeon HD 7670 and a 1920 x 1080 Acer monitor ...
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1answer
556 views

Catalyst Control Center overscan settings periodically reset

My Radeon HD4670 graphics card powers 2 monitors. The monitor with the HDMI connection is scaled down and looks ugly. So I have to set it to Overscan 0% in the Catalyst Control Center and then it ...
2
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1answer
279 views

Can I use both Radeon HD 4xxx and HD 6xxx?

Recently AMD pushed HD 4xxx drivers to "Legacy" version of their Catalyst driver package. New version of Catalyst that is required for HD 6xxx no longer has those drivers. Now I can install legacy ...
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1answer
652 views

AMD media foundation hardware decoders and encoders

I use the K-lite mega codec pack. I guess AMD's are the same as k-lite, but I'm truly really unsure. Should I install it together with K-lite? Sincerely, I don't know what is it. I have searched at ...
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1answer
966 views

Why do Nvidia graphics cards have a faster memory clock, but lower FLOPS than AMD cards?

AMD claims that the 6870 has around a 1 GHz memory clock, Nvidia says that the 560 ti has around a 4 GHz memory clock, and AMD claims that the 6870 can reach 2 TFLOPS, while I've heard that the 560 ti ...
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1answer
546 views

Installing Current and Legacy Catalyst Drivers at the Same Time

I have a Radeon HD 5450 PCI Express card and a Radeon 9250 PCI card. The computer they're being installed in is running Windows XP SP3. After installing the drivers for both cards, I get a BSOD with ...
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1answer
390 views

Overclocking GPU

I am running a AMD Radeon HD 3650 Graphics Card. My Graphics Card Software (Catalyst) came with overclocking software to overclock my GPU. I have a few questions though: How bad for my GPU is ...
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1answer
3k views

What are Radeon stream processors and SIMD engines?

Top GeForce video cards have 480 GUDA cores (60 multicores by 8 stream each). They are like general purpose CPUs, but with specialized instructions, registers and memory working modes, and are ...
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2answers
1k views

Is integrated graphics card Radeon HD 4200 capable of handling full HD?

I enjoy my integrated graphics card Radeon HD 4200 at resolution of 1280x1024 pixels on a 19" inches LG Flatron (5: 4 aspect ratio) (playing FIFA 10 at max resolution, max quality). But recently I ...
2
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1answer
566 views

How do Radeon driver version numbers work?

I am having a problem with my Radeon 6950, and attempts to solve it are being made worse by the fact that the driver versioning is so confusing (this is my first Radeon card). I initially installed ...
2
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1answer
848 views

Can't enable CrossfireX on 2 Diamond Radeon HD 5870

When I start Catalyst Control Center (CCC) and open AMD CrossFireX Configuration, the identify GPU button is disabled. Both cards are detected by Windows, CPUZ and GPUZ. CCC context menu shows 6 ...