AMD Catalyst 11.6b Hotfix Resolves BSoD and Screen Flicker Issues

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jwiltonjones

ATI drivers have been a nightmare since day one. How many times have you had to completely uninstall  and reinstall ATI drivers while trying to fix some unexplained problem, it's at least a thirty minute proccess. Everytime I run into ATI cards with problems there seems to be no fix. I don't see how ATI has made it passed 2002, it should have gone out of business a long time ago. And AMD hasn't done anything to make it a better product.

 I wouldn't ever buy an ATI card for any reason.  

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MrPC2010

Hm, well, like a week ago, I tried to update my catalyst drivers to 11.6 and it failed, tried to return to a previous save of windows, the pc crashed and whenever I tried to start it it would reboot non-stop with bsod. I had to reinstall windows... Redownloaded AMD drivers today and it seems to be working, I guess they also updated the ones on their website.

 

Big fail release from AMD... completely unprofessional.

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haboh

I've had some hard lock ups recently, in games only. But not able to pin down the cause. Maybe I should give these drivers a spin, but from the notes it does not sound like what I'm seeing. I also did a new win 7 install so way to many variables to deal with:) (Manually setting RAM timings seemed to keep BC2 from hard locking after 45 min though so maybe (hopefully) it's not a GPU issue..)

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khalladay

Download links coming up as leech protected.  Heres the download page:

http://support.amd.com/us/kbarticles/Pages/AMDCatalyst116bHotfix.aspx

Enjoy!

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