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Advanced Micro Devices


bailey

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Hi : I just updated to windows 8.1 yesterday all is good, today I receive a update for Advanced Micro Devices graphics adaptor WWDM1.2 AMD Radeon HD 75209. It failed came back as error 80070103 says trying to install a driver that's already installed or a driver of less compatible . So I looked in add and remove I do see a advanced micro device but I don't know if it's the same or better how do I find out. I also googled it and read that it's never advised to update drivers threw windows update, go directly to the makers web site so how did this happen and what should I do?
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Bailey
 

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blackroseMD1

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If you want to upgrade the driver, then go to Download Drivers and get the drivers from there. It's likely ok to just ignore the update as well, depending on how comfortable you are with updating drivers on your own.
 

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My Windows update shows AMD drivers as optional so I skip them, no problem - signed if it ain't broke don't fix it ...
 

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Open the Catalyst Control Center, scroll down and select Information. Then click on Software under Product Summery. It's all listed there.
 

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