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Windows 7: Error whilst playing Minecraft

21 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Error whilst playing Minecraft

Hey guys, so recently I purchased Minecraft and am going to play it, this is the first game I played on this computer and get an immediate error:

Bad video card drivers!

Minecraft was unable to start because it failed to find an accelerated OpenGL mode.
This can usually be fixed by updating the video card drivers.

--- BEGIN ERROR REPORT 7fe0271 --------
Generated 21/11/11 20:46

Minecraft: Minecraft 1.0.0
OS: Windows 7 (x86) version 6.1
Java: 1.6.0_29, Sun Microsystems Inc.
VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (mixed mode), Sun Microsystems Inc.
LWJGL: 2.4.2
[failed to get system properties (java.lang.NullPointerException)]

org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.nChoosePixelFormat(Native Method)
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.choosePixelFormat(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsDisplay.createWindow(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.createWindow(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.a(SourceFile:237)
at Source)
--- END ERROR REPORT 68b92947 ----------

I checked Windows Update and it only found Language Packs, any ideas?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Gamebooster says the Driver is ATI Radeon Xpress 1200 Series.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Nov 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

After installing the Xpress 1200 Catalyst Driver Package, the problem persists
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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