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ATI 4870 with Catalyst?

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    Win 8 32bit

    ATI 4870 with Catalyst?

    Anyone with this Card got the CCC to work? Tryed to install the 12.4 and 12.3 (both for win7 32bit) drivers but the CCC couldn t load.

    The Error Message:
    Catalyst Control Center cannot be started.
    There are currently no settings that can be configured using Catalyst Control Center.

    Found a solution that will allow CCC to work with all features. You will need to downgrade e.g. redownload the 11.9 Version. Before you install it you need to a hard unistall of every other AMD software you installed before. That can be done tho Reinstaller Software or over the Control Panel (Express + ALL). If you unistall it over the Control panel you will need to delete the directory, just take ownership of C:/Program Files/ATI Technologies and delete it. Reboot and install CCC 11.9.
    Last edited by alevkov; 22 May 2012 at 06:37.

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  2. #2
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    Windows 8.1 Pro x64

    This is the same version I had to use for all the Windows 8 pre-releases. It does work though.
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  3. #3

    I had the same problem as well...I inevitably broke down and got a 6 series card. The only problem I had with the said fix above was that I couldn't control my fan speeds. Which is why I got the new card, now I'm ready for the final version of 8.
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