Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

ATI Radeon HD 6870 Drivers Problem

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 64-Bit

    ATI Radeon HD 6870 Drivers Problem

    I am running windows 8 64-bit and when trying to install my video card drivers via disc setup, it says that no video card has been detected. However it shows up in the Display Adapters drop box in Device Manager. I have disabled my on-board graphics which sets me to a "Windows Basic Display". Also i have the AMD Catalyst Windows 8 Consumer Preview and installed but says in the log "the specified driver package was not installed for matching devices"

    Help !

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 76
    Windows 8.1 Professional

    Try installing the windows 7 x64 bit driver, I have the 6970 and i'm using that driver for it without problem.

    However I am using Windows 8 Professional, not the consumer preview or the pre-release version.

    If that doesn't work try using windows update to find a fix for it, it might even mean you have to use a beta version of the drivers.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

ATI Radeon HD 6870 Drivers Problem
Related Threads
Does anyone know about this; is there any fix or what's the deal? I've done everything from using my HP support agent who uninstalled the HD radeon 8400 driver package...which operates on catalyst & hydravision. Then did a reinstall. It didn't stabilize things. I've been reading up on the issue...
Hello, I had installed Windows 8.1 from 7, and when I need drivers, of Catalyst this apears: I downloaded ver. 13.9 Legacy., can you help me? Additonaly, look these...:
I need the drivers for the radeon x1200 for my laptop. Can anyone help? Thanks in advance.
Radeon HD 9.00 drivers in Graphic Cards
Do not like windows 8, my boot time is over 12 min now, and anytime a program needs use of video card, system freezes. These are no where ready. Sent from my 9810 using Tapatalk
For those who can't get the drivers to install, here is what I did, to start, I download the newest windows 7 driver and saved it to my desktop, using 7zip, I extracted the driver to a folder that I also put on my desktop, just to make it easy to find. Next I got into device manager, and went to...
I've been having problems since I upgraded to Windows 8. I told me it needed to upgrade Catalysis control so I downloaded the installer for windows 8. It works properly but when I restart or shut down it says its not installed and graphics don't work properly. I am new to windows 8 and tell me if...
ATI Radeon HD 6870 & OpenGL in Graphic Cards
I've recently bought a new GPU to my computer, but I (almost) instantly noticed that i didn't play any OpenGl games. (after a little research i found that i had to copy the opengl.dll to .dll in system 32) After that it did launch OpenGl games, but (example minecraft) could not launch accelerated...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook