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Windows 7: ati drivers refuse to install

14 Jan 2009   #11
renthor

Windows 7 Beta 1 b7000
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 64bit View Post
1. i am running x86 (32bit) for some reason i said download 64, but it did 32 anywase
2. using offical microsoft release.
3. i used the ati drivers
4. am probly gonna reinstall 64 bit anywas after downloading it seeing as i have 6 gb of ram installed
Yeah, it seems like 4 is your best bet. It would be a clean install too. Good luck and let us know what happens.


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15 Jan 2009   #12
DeviLduck9

Windows 7 beta 1
 
 

Hello 64 bit, renthor gives good advice.
When you clean install Win7x64, you'll be offered ati drivers from Microsoft Update. It's fine to install them. (drivers only. There is no ccc.)

NEXT, you'll want to get new driver package now available.

Go to ATI & get latest driver for Win7x64 for 4870 card. Now there is a new package available, with ccc.

As hardmack mentioned, this is the driver file you want:

beta_w7-64_8-56-1-081203a-72489.exe
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15 Jan 2009   #13
64bit

windows 7 32
 
 

ill do that assuming it actualy see's my card this time. i also found out its only see's 1 out of 4 cores (i have a core 2 quad q6600) so yea its realy broken, good news my download is at 70%
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15 Jan 2009   #14
64bit

windows 7 32
 
 

i did a fresh x64 install, everthing is perfect now, thanks for you time + help
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