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Windows 7: System won't detect radeon 5570, says standard vga graphics adapter

10 Jan 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

nevermind, i finally got it working after a lot of tweaking

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10 Jan 2011   #12

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE

Try opening the Device Manager, and selecting "Show Hidden Devices" from the View menu, and check the Display Adapters for any ghosts. If any are found, uninstall them, then try installing the driver again.
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12 Sep 2013   #13

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Any chance you could explain what exactly you did, aside from the frustratingly vague "lot of tweaking"? I'm having a nightmare of a time fixing a problem that sounds exactly like yours.
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12 Sep 2013   #14

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM

Clawless, you probably won't get an answer from the OP as this thread is two and a half years old. I'd start a new thread and describe your problem in detail.
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