Radeon is a brand of graphics adapters produced by AMD, first launched in 2000 by ATI Technologies.

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Why doesn't my Analog output work on Radeon R9 280x?

I have a Asus R9 Radeon 280x. The outputs work fine with digital devices, ie those that use DVI or HDMI. It has one DVI-I dual link which is supposed to work with Analog sources like VGA (with an ...
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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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How to connect two monitors

First of all, sorry about my English; I need to improve that. I am a new user on linux Mint, and a really new user of Linux enviroments (I have used only Ubuntu 11 and 12 before). I recently bought a ...
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Strange fglrx slow down under Debian

I am getting a weird slowdown on all non-OpenGL applications while running some OpenGL applications such as Chromium (while playing a YouTube video), Steam and Blender. Games are running perfectly ...
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How to run two radeon video cards (one old, one new) after catalyst dropped unified driver?

(Apologies for the rather long post...) On early 2012, i was running a Radeon HD2400 and a HD6950 on the same computer, driving 3 monitors; primary monitor on the HD6950 and two side monitors on the ...
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Radeon HD7870 driver crashes, AMD and XFX looking into it

I built a new PC and my XFX Radeon 7870 isn't working so I contacted XFX support. They told me AMD and XFX are looking into it. Windows crashes after installing catalyst drivers with the error page ...
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Linux Mint switching off GPU

Like many users with hybryd video (I have ATI and Intel on my laptop), i've tried to solve the problem by making proprietary drivers actually work, but failed at that (changing between GPUs causes ...
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PC freezes when HDMI monitor is turned off

All screens go black and PC freezes when I turn off a monitor connected by HDMI. I can tell that it's frozen since NumLock does not toggle any more. Power-cycling the PC brings things back to ...
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DVI portion of video card stopped working after re-installing XP

After a clean install of XP, the DVI side of my video card only works with a DVI to VGA adapter (VGA cable now has to be used on this monitor in question). This monitor Worked fine before with a DVI ...
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Windows 10 - Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered. How can I fix it?

I have ati radeon 5700 and after I upgraded to windows 10 I have problems with it. Sometimes it says: "Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered". And in other cases my movies have some ...
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How to switch my primary AMD graphics card

I bought a new laptop (HP Pavilion 15-ab111la Notebook) with 1TB HDD, 12GB RAM, AMD A-10 CPU and Radeon R8 graphics card. I started to download and install games from my steam account and noticed most ...
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Questions about KMS/DRM and linux /dev/fb* devices

Basically, what I want to do is to allow most standard framebuffer graphics apps (At least, any that support being told which /dev/fb* device to use, or can deduce that from the framebuffer the VT ...
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AMD Radeon GPU driver installation cause black screen

My laptop worked just fine until 2 days ago. After exiting some program windows crashed and I had to restart my laptop. After restart (windows booted) I got black screen with cursor. I googled it and ...
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How to install AMD Radeon HD7450M Graphics Driver correctly on windows 8.1?

I have recently installed windows 8.1. And i have installed all drivers successfully except AMD Radeon HD7450M Graphics Driver. I have downloaded the latest driver using catalyst auto-detect. At the ...
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Single r9 290 and 3 u2515h monitors

I am currently running two R9 290's in xfire powering three 1080p U2311H monitors. As I don't game anywhere near as much as I thought I would, I am selling one of the R9 290's. My question is, can ...
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R9 270X - poor 3D performance with Catalyst, resolution trouble with radeon

I recently bought an XFX Radeon R9 270X and run Ubuntu 14.04 on it. I use it via HDMI to a (plasma) TV. I also make use of HDMI audio through it. Before my upgrade, I forced xrandr to use a custom ...
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couldn't format partition in SSD

so.. I get the stupid error when I format my SSD. when I try to install Windows 7/8/8.1 I get this error: Windows couldn't format a partition on disk 0. The error occured while preparing the ...
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Searching for PCI-Express 2.0 compatible AMD graphics cards (with CrossFireX)

I still have an Asus AMD motherboard (Socket AM3+) that has PCI-Express 2.0/2.0x16 slots. It appears that all the HD Radeon series 6000-7000 cards are PCI 3.0. Are there any HD Radeon cards ...
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Error “usb 4-5: string descriptor 0 reado error: -22” when booting into Ubuntu

I'm assembling a computer to use as an HTPC/small home server. Here's the hardware I have: Motherboard Asrock FM2A88X-ITX+ CPU AMD A10-7700K (3.5GHz) Black Edition RAM Kingston 2x4GB DD3 1600MHz ...
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Using two AMD Graphics cards with crossfire where one was not rendering properly previously (corrupt memory?)

I had a graphics card that wouldn't render properly. I think part of the memory was corrupt, there were 'lines and boxes' across the screen; it was a Radeon HD5770. The new purchase, an AMD Radeon ...
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Can I safely use the engine and memory clock ranges of my video card?

I use atitweak, which is basically just a command line interface for the AMD ADL OverDrive5 interface. baarn@manticore ~/git/adl3 $ ./atitweak -l 0. AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series (:0.0) engine clock ...
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Problems installing the AMD Catalyst Radeon driver in Debian Wheezy on my HP Notebook

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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Random graphics artifacts on Dell optiplex 780 with Radeon HD 3400

I have a Dell Optiplex 780 with a ATI Radeon HD 3400 Series graphics card. To it I have two Dell monitors connected, one P2210H and one P2211H. After not using the computer for some 8 months I just ...
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How to make browser use discrete Radeon GPU

I recently bought a Samsung Ativ Book 8, which has a AMD Radeon HD 8870M GPU with 2 GB GDDR5. It has AMD catalyst installed to manage switching between GPU's for different apps/power usages. I put ...
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Can I hide part of display by increasing resolution of monitor?

So I am trying to run a fullscreen application and want to hide, say 100px width in the center from the display. Is it possible ? If you see the image , I have (1080x1920p)*2 monitors. The final ...
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Sapphire HD 7870 Ghz Quad monitors support

Does Sapphire HD 7870 Ghz support 4 monitors simultaneously (independently and without mirroring or stretching any one of them), that is : 1 TV through HDMI cable 2 monitor using miniHD to HD ...
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Completely remove all X.org setting and configuration files

I'm trying to completely reinstall X server and AMD proprietary drivers on a Fedora Core 17 amd64 with kernel 3.6.11. How do I make sure nothing of my previous setup / configuration remains, so that ...
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2 monitors - ati radeon 6800 series

I have a question/problem. Someone bought me a new monitor and I want now to have 2 since my old one is still working. I've searched a bit and it seems my graphic card, ATI Radeon 6800 series, can ...
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ATI Radeon Triple Monitor Setup

I have a Dell XPS 8300, and its got an ATI Radeon HD6450 installed. When running Ubuntu 12.04 the triple monitors work flawlessly. I can change the default, turn them on/off etc ... The problem ...
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Enable Radeon HD 3000 on MSI 760GM-P23

I have a MSI 760GM-P23 motherboard with an integrated Radeon HD 3000. I have a GeForce GTX 550 Ti installed as well. I am wanting to use the GeForce for GPGPU but I cannot get the Radeon enabled. Has ...
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DVI monitor detected only on computer startup

I've recently connected a new monitor, LG M2252D-PZ, to a rather outdated computer with Windows XP and Radeon 9600. XP has SP3 installed, video drivers are the latest version back from the times the ...
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Computer won't boot into Windows when discrete GPU is removed

I'm trying to return my Radeon HD 6870 which is breaking (The fan doesn't work, and it overheats). However when I remove it from the PC, and revert to using the HD3000 in my i5 2500k, it refuses to ...
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Dual monitor setup for laptop (Radeon HD 6620G with VGA and HDMI at the same time) does not work

I have a Toshiba Satellite P775D (6GB RAM, Processor: AMD A8-3500 APU, Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6620G). I tried connecting this laptop to a 1366 x 768 monitor through VGA and a 1920 x 1080 TV screen ...
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Why is my VisionTek Radeon 4650 card failing?

Recently I bought a graphics card; a VisionTek 4650 PCIe 1GB DDR2. I installed it on a computer with a 360W power supply, which is right around what the card needs. I was assured by Dell's support ...
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Radeon HD 4650 fan continuously stopping and starting

I'm back at my family's house for the week for Thanksgiving, and my brother mentioned that there's a problem with their graphics card fan (which he's been solving by blowing an actual fan into the ...
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ATI Radeon EAH5450 + Dell E228WFP = “shadow” of lightened pixels when black is next to light blue

I just got a new video card (AMD ATI Radeon EAH5450) and new monitor (Dell E228WFP). Overall they work great except black pixels over a light-blue or gray background (e.g. text on a light background). ...
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Video card and monitor don't work with each other, fine with other cards/monitors

I'm having some problems with my ASUS Radeon HD 5770 video card and Samsung Syncmaster P2370 monitor: I found if I directly connect my monitor to the DVI port on the card, there is no display. I ...
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Installing linux on an imac

I am trying to get my new (purchased in 2016) iMac to boot Linux Mint Debian Edition 2. I have tried Booting from usb/cd drives, initiating a new fresh partition table per tecmints instructions ...
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Trying to set up 2 PCs on an Eizo monitor - no D-SUB signal

I've got a desktop and a laptop and I'd like to plug them both to my Eizo S2431W monitor. The Eizo has DVI and D-SUB inputs. Laptop is plugged in from HDMI to DVI through an adapter. Works fine. ...
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Radeon R9 270X blank screen on any OS only after installing drivers?

I had to go back to my old computer and after about 6 months of it not being powered on, I reinstalled Windows 7. After I got it up and running, I installed the video drivers. After restarting I'd ...
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Horizontal lines shows after Ubuntu 14.04 installation

After successful Ubuntu installation (14.04) I have a strange problem that horizontal lines appears from time to time on my screen. I check it on Windows7 and everything is OK. Previously before ...
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Two short beeps, 8 longer beeps - display works SOMETIMES

I recently cleaned the PCB and reseated the heat sink on my Radeon HD 7850 because it stopped working. I wanted to clean it because I haven't touched it for 3 years (the fan and heatsink were really ...
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AMD Radeon 6970 drivers cause black screen

I have a AMD Radgeon 6970 graphics card and my computer will frequently black screen, i.e. Nothing is getting sent to my monitor and everything is frozen. Similar to this question and issue: AMD ...
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Motion blur with AMD driver update

On Windows 8.1 I was having issues with an immediate CTD with Fallout 4: the online advise indicating that updating the graphics driver for the AMD Radeon R9 200 series would solve this problem. It ...
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Radeon R9 270 stops running 6 monitors after Windows 7 driver update

I have a Radeon R9 270 graphics card with 4GB RAM on a Windows 7 (64-bit) on which I was using 6 monitors for the last 2 years. I ran two DVI monitors, one HDMI monitor and a passive displayport ...
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How do I enable OpenGL 3.3 on Fedora 23 with AMD graphics card?

I am using the open-source Mesa drivers (Gallium3D/radeonsi), which should support OpenGL 3.3, but don't seem to on my system. According to this news article and this page recent Mesa versions should ...
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Can't use more than one monitor

I upgraded from Windows 7 a few weeks ago and have been struggling with this since then, the only thing that changed was Windows. I have 3 monitors hooked up to my ATI video card via HDMI, DP and ...
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Radeon 7870 ignores HDMI connection (Windows 8)

I have a steambox built on top of Radeon 7870. The problem is, it doesn't recognize HDMI connection anymore - i've successfully projected it's Windows onto my Mystery TV for once (i want to emphasize ...
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Unable to install Display Driver for AMD Radeon™ HD 6700M/HD 6600M Series

I have a Samsung Chronos 7 laptop, 2011 model and I removed the display drivers to trouble shoot a problem I was having with Chrome. I am now trying to reinstall them (for which I used AMDs own ...
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How do I increase the allocated memory of onboard graphics

Does anyone know how to increase my graphics memory? When I was still on Windows 7, I had shared graphic memory of 6 GB, and 4 GB of dedicated memory. Now I'm on Windows 10, and my dedicated graphic ...