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During install: SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED

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    Windows 8

    During install: SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED


    I'm trying to install Windows 8 on my PC, but when I get to the "Preparing Devices" part I get this error:

    SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED (atikmdag.sys)

    I know that atikmdag.sys is an ATI video card driver (I have a Radeon HD 4600)

    Does anyone know why Win8 doesn't like this driver or how to fix it?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Try to install with the windows base drivers, then you can try to install a recent ATi version
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

During install: SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
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