Questions tagged [amd-graphics-card]

A series of graphics cards by AMD. Use this tag if your question is about installing, configuring, troubleshooting or otherwise using AMD graphics cards and related drivers or software.

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GPU keeps crashing on Ubuntu 20.04

My PC will sometimes lock up, mostly when playing games but not always, (it happens rarely, but for example also when the computer just booted and I launch Discord or Firefox) then the screen goes ...
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Fan noise on laptops with AMD graphics cards

Windows 10 operating system is installed on my laptop (Sony VAIO). And when I bought the laptop, Windows 7 was installed on it. Here's my problem. There are two graphics cards on the laptop. One is ...
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Mining ETH with AMD GPU Ubuntu 21.10

I want to mine ethereum with my gpu (rx580). After doing a bit of research, I found out that I need openCL and to get that I have to install the AMD gpu driver. Because I am on Ubuntu 21.10, the ...
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Prevent new Windows installation to activate discrete graphics

I have a HP mobile workstation (a laptop) with a broken discrete graphics. I want to install Windows 11 but whenever the setup completes the installation process it freezes in a blank screen. It does ...
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FFmpeg: What are the h264_vaapi and hevc_vaapi encoders? How do they work? Do they just use the Video Coding Engine / Encoding ASIC on AMD GPUs?

The last part especially is what I'm wondering. How exactly does VAAPI work? Does it just use the the way that NVENC or h264_amf and hevc_amf works? Would it be possible to use the main GPU cores on ...
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Is there any way to force blank Macbook Pro 2011 to use Intel Graphics all the time?

Macbook Pro 2011 (15-inch) AMD Graphics is dead and stuck on white screen, HDD is formatted, Windows 10 installed, is there any way to force it to use Intel Graphics all the time through windows or ...
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Why am I unable to achieve 2560x1080 resolution using a Radeon HD 8370D graphics chipset?

I have a client who has recently bought an AOC Q34E2A ultrawide monitor, with a native resolution of 2560x1080. It comes equipped with 2 HDMI ports and a DisplayPort. I am using one of the HDMI ports. ...
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Unable to install AMDGPU-PRO on Ubuntu 20.04

I was trying to install amdgpu-pro on ubuntu 20.04 using the official docs. When I ran the following command I get an unmet dependency error. $ sudo ./amdgpu-pro-install -y deb [ trusted=yes ] file:/...
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Why does Windows 10 recommend a 1080p resolution when connecting to a 4k TV?

I have a Thinkpad T495 connected to a 4K Samsung TV via HDMI and display settings set to 'extend these displays'. When I first connected the laptop, the TV's resolution was set to 1080p. I had to open ...
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My computer's display goes black after a while of use, but it isn't the display. Is the issue my motherboard, or my GPU?

For reference, I am running Linux on my PC, but I know the issue isn't a software one, since I run Linux on all my machines and have on this one for a while, and this issue is relatively recent, so it ...
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Pop!_OS Green Screen Crash & Then Restart

I recently built a machine & installed Pop!_OS. Increasingly, my monitors will go green & the machine will restart. My hardware: CPU: AMD® Ryzen 7 3800x 8-core processor × 16 GPU: AMD® Radeon ...
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Ubuntu upgrade to 20.04 on AMD Black screen, blinking cursor

This seems to be a common problem but I can't find a solution. As mentioned in the title after upgrade, Ubuntu boots to a black screen with a blinking cursor. The boot sequence is as follow: Bios ...
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Graphics card shuts down my PC after it hits 50℃ temperature

I have a R9 270X 2GB graphics card. I bought it a few days ago (first upgrade after 5 years) to be disappointed. I put in the graphics card, and even bought a new PSU, however when I would boot up the ...
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amdgpu RX580 on debian: How to stop monitor from switching on and off?

I have a new system with a new installation of Debian Bullseye. The graphics card is an RX580 with one monitor connected to the HDMI port and another monitor of a different type connected to the DVI ...
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does the MB need to offer graphics support in order to run iGPU?

i’m looking to build an office pc for my dad. cpu should be amd 3000G with its integrated graphics. some mainboards advertise “vega graphics support” so exactly what i would need. then again, others ...
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AMD Vega M stopped being detected by Windows 10

I am using my HP Spectre-X360 15T laptop for a little over a year now and it was running fine until a couple days ago I discovered it stopped detecting my built-in RADEON RX VEGA M Graphics card. It ...
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monitor connected to vga connector not showing native resolution with AMD graphics card

I have a three monitor setup 1920x1200 - connected to display port 1920x1200 - connected to display port 1920x1200 - connected to vga The monitor connected to vga goes down to 1920x1080 and the ...
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Installing amdgpu-pro ubuntu 20.04

Having issues installing amdgpu-pro for opencl support for applications like Davinci Resolve. I downloaded and ran the installer as stated on the website. Version: amdgpu-pro-20.30-1109583-ubuntu-20....
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Executing OpenCL code on AMD e8860 GPU

I have a relatively simple OpenCL program that I know works on an Nvidia GPU and now I am trying it on an AMD e8860 MxM GPU, but I cannot get it to run using the GPU. I have tried both the dedicated ...
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Are AMD Crossfire multi-monitor restrictions active at all times or only when in a full screen game?

I'm considering a dual graphics card setup for 6 monitors. I'll have two identical cards, AMD Radeons, so I'd like to benefit from a Crossfire setup. I've read Crossfire will disable the outputs on ...
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In safe mode, main monitor turns off after c5 minutes and won't wake

In Windows safe modes (all 3) main monitor turns off after c5 minutes and can't be woken up by keyboard or mouse. The monitor works fine when the PC normally booted. The monitor screen message is "...
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amdgpu dkms fails for running kernel

After updating my Centos 8 workstation, I got a black screen after booting to Centos, I suspected some problem with the graphics card, since I could ssh to my machine and everything else would work ...
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Create a virtual resolution like on Matrox cards?

Back then on a Matrox G400 one was able to create a virtual resolution. Example: screen is 800x600 virtual resolution is set to 1600x600 then when moving horizontally with the mouse, you 'scroll' to ...
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Dell PC's display goes off randomly

My PC's display turns off randomly and doesn't come back until I turn off my PC and then start it again. I have done the following things to resolve the issue, but they didn't work: I initially ...
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Should I install AMD graphics drivers when system working fine on standard drivers

I just bought and installed a AMD Radeon R5 220 2GB graphics card in my HP EliteDesk 800 G1 TWR. I did nothing at all besides physically install the card and attach my second monitor (the reason I got ...
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Can I get full features (incl. PhysX) of my new Nvidia without disabling integrated AMD GPU?

I have read that Nvidia drivers disable gpu-accelerated PhysX on systems with Catalyst software or AMD drivers. I can't find if that is still true - articles that claimed so seems to be from earlier ...
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Uninstall AMDGPU-PRO without deleting Mesa multimedia

The amdgpu-pro docs (https://amdgpu-install.readthedocs.io/en/latest/) mention that Mesa multimedia files are installed with the amdgpu installation. I had Mesa working, but wanted to install amdgpu-...
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Does AMD have open source graphics drivers for Windows?

In the Linux world, AMD has been working very hard on AMDGPU recently, which is a high-quality open source driver now in the kernel. Does AMD have any similar open source drivers for Windows? What ...
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A Tale of AMDGPU-PRO on Debian (2019) - What do I do if I install AMDGPU-PRO and now can't even get a splash screen?

There are a number of threads on StackExchange about AMDGPU-PRO (such as here, and here), but there seem to be a number of variables that can go wrong, and in my unique case, none of the threads I ...
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PC crashes, monitor shuts off, Numlock stuck, when playing any 3D game

When I play any 3D games, I run it and within just 1-3 seconds, the monitors shuts off, Numlock stuck, Ctrl+Alt+Del is useless, no bluescreen, no kernel dump, HD light is dark. The only thing I can do ...
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Unbind AMD GPU without restarting the display manager

Background: I have bought myself a thunderbolt eGPU case (Razer Core) and I want to use it with my AMD GPU (Rx480) on Linux. I use Kernel 5.0. Plugging in the eGPU while the PC is running seems to ...
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How is it possible to find out the HDMI version on windows?

I would like to know, if my laptop can output 4K/60Hz to the TV, using the HDMI cable. Unfortunately I have no idea where to find this out. I've found some similar questions, but the answers were not ...
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AMD Graphics Card missing after reformat [closed]

I own a laptop that used to have a Hard Drive, so one day I decided to replace the Hard Drive with an SSD, upon doing that and reformating my laptop AMD Graphics Card went missing and I was unable to ...
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Video playback is cut - GPU RX 560

I built a PC with this configuration: ASRock B450M Pro4 Ryzen 5 2600 RX 560 OC 2 GB Windows 7 When I play video at 720p / 1080p / 4K / 8K, it cuts so terribly. When I play the VLC video on a PC, it ...
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Upgrading the external graphics card is possible?

I heard that the internal graphics card is soldered on the motherboard so it's hard to replace it; but what about the external one? I have 2 graphics adapter in my laptop; one is the Intel (internal) ...
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Extending Monitors Causing Screen Issues

After moving houses, I’ve begun to experience an issue with my monitors/graphics card. I can duplicate the displays just fine, but whenever I try to extend my displays (as normal) I experience the ...
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Conflicting memory ranges on Windows 98 SE for video card

My card is a ATI Radeon 9550 and my computer is a Dell Dimension 4600 with a 2.4 Ghz Pentium 4. I have seen forum posts about this before but they just say “that computer is not designed for Win 98” ...
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Download link for AMD beta drivers not working

Per this question Far Cry 5 is crashing when changing clothes for the first. Per the thread it is recommended to download and install some AMD beta drivers from here, however the download link for ...
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Different driver for the same device in two accounts in Windows 10

I have a PC with multiple GPUs that I use for computational processing, for gaming and for mining. Depending on the use, there are different drivers to use (as opposed to profiles in the same driver). ...
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Windows 10 can't set a 16:10 (native) resolution for Acer X223W

The monitor worked fine until I installed a fresh new x64 Windows 10 Pro (was x32 before). My graphics card is an ATI Mobility Radeon 4500 HD series, with drivers for Windows 8 x64, the newest ones ...
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Is it possible for AMD/Nvidia to put limiters on consumer GPUs to prevent them from being used as cryptominer without greatly impacting gamers?

(Opinions aside) This would likely be a controversial decision for them to do, but I'm more so wondering if it's even possible because I don't know enough about how it would even work on a hardware ...
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Fuzzy image through HTDMI Fedora 25

I have Fedora 25 mate-desktop and ATI/AMD driver on my laptop. I have an external monitor with resolution 1920x1080. On my external monitor I have bad pixel resolution. How to fix it? Display xrandr: ...
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AMD on Windows: blue screen after waking from suspension

I'm getting a blue screen of death every time I suspend and wake up a freshly installed Windows 10 PC with an AMD Radeon 4550. Stop code: VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE Error in: atikmpag.sys How can I solve ...
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AMD Ryzen 1600x for gaming in 1440 x 900

I want to build a PC for casual gaming. Here is my list: CPU: AMD Ryzen 1600x RAM: Two DDR-4 Ram Modules ( 2400 MHZ ) Do I need to buy a graphic card or Ryzen 1600x has a built-in one?
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What could be the cause of my computer randomly crashing and failing send a signal to the monitor when trying to reboot afterwards?

I have so far had 4 instances of my PC randomly crashing. As far as I can tell nothing overheated and there was no common action prior to those crashes that would be a clear cause of the issue. The ...
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Why does MSI afterburner grey out the values for voltage, Temp, Core clock, memory clock etc

Why does MSI afterburner greyed out the values for voltage, Temp, Core clock, memory clock etc. All these features are disabled. I have one AMD Radeon R9 Fury Nano Graphic card with the newest AMD ...
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Install AMDGPU-PRO for AMD R9 390

how can I use the AMDGPU-PRO driver for my R9 390? Currently it is using Radeon and I want to switch. I already tried to blacklist raedon with: touch /etc/modprobe.d/radeon.conf Then added in the ...
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I have my HD6450 GPU installed in my pc

When it has no drivers installed, it works fine, except that I can't run games like Minecraft, because they require newer drivers. When I install drivers, my PC screen turns black, but PC boots fine ...
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Dell T5400 AMD RX460 GPU needs old Nvidia GPU

I am not one to ever post anything so I apologize if this is the wrong place! My Google skills have failed to find an answer for something very strange that I've encountered. After days of looking ...
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AMD Firepro W4100 4 monitor issues Windows 10

I have a Windows 10 computer in the office I work. We all have the same computer and the majority of us have 4 monitor setups. The AMD firepro W4100 works perfectly on every other computer on a 4 ...
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