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Windows 7: Laptop and Dead GPU

12 Aug 2015   #11
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Seems that some one was able to Disable the Card ..


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12 Aug 2015   #12
Montmorency

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maxie View Post
Seems that some one was able to Disable the Card ..
nope, the card is dead.
I went through the uninstall utility again... safe mode, run the tool, reboot and... "Windows failed to install device drive..."
So the bloody AMD driver wasn't there, I installed the Intel one and run Windows update: I looked for the inevitable Radeon HD update and hide it, run the other updates, reboot and things are working fine.

Thanks again for your good will.
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12 Aug 2015   #13
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Most welcome glad you got the issue sorted ...
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