Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Problems with AMD 12.8 and AERO

24 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
Problems with AMD 12.8 and AERO

Here are the error messages that I keep getting. As you can tell Aero is disabled and I can't seem to get it to run properly. I have followed the other topics open on the forum and nothing seems to work for me. I started receiving these errors just after I attempted to update my drivers from 12.6 to 12.8. I am currently using my Sapphire HD 7770 Vapor-X which only a few weeks old. I also cannot run games because of the lower error pictured. Instead of it saying MMLoadDrv.exe - Bad Image, it says "game title".exe - Bad Image.


OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
System Manufacturer ECS
System Model A885GM-A2
System Type x64-based PC
Processor AMD Athlon(tm) II X3 455 Processor, 3300 Mhz, 3 Core(s), 3 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 080015, 8/11/2010
SMBIOS Version 2.5
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB

My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

First off bumpity bump bump.

Second. I completely swept all my drivers and tried to re-install 12.8 and received the same errors. I swept again and installed 12.6 this time and my computer now runs as usual. Is there some reason why 12.8 won't work for me?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Aug 2012   #3

windows 7 64 bit and dual boot Pinguyos

ATI video cards - DRIVER ONLY installation procedure

The above link may help, if you have not already tried it that is
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Problems with AMD 12.8 and AERO

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
aero glass problems
I'm having trouble getting aero glass to work in the start menu and taskbar.. it works fine in windows borders however it refuses to work in the start menu/taskbar, which are just a solid shade of gray / dark gray respectively (however the border around the start menu is transparent...) The...
General Discussion
Problems with Aero
If somebody could help me it would be greatfully appreciated. I installed a program and suddenly it took me back to widows 7 basic. I've tryed everything to we enable aero(Toolbar Transparency) but it will not allow me. I ran a dianostic and it came up with this "Mirror drivers don't support...
Problems with Aero
Hi everybody! I've upgrade my Vista Ultimate to Win7 Ultimate - everything is ok, but I have some problems with Aero working: only when I open or close windows I see that windows a little bit "jumping" or "twitch" - it's really annoying. But when i minimize and maximize same windows everything is...
Aero problems
This is the problem: When aero is active titles are blurry or cut. Gadgets also have problems. Often aero deactivates with a error. The problem disappears with the basic theme. That may be? My video card is a radeon 3450 hd. The windows 7 is the 7600 build... Can you help me?:huh:
General Discussion
Anyone having Aero Problems??
Hey everyone, Is anyone experiencing Areo problems with the color?? Like I set my theme to the nice blue glass look and then when I open recycle bin or something it will make it go back to black glass for some reason. Anyone heard about this? Any replies would be great!
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:20.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App