Topic Title: AMD Catalyst Problem + Switchable Graphics Issue
Topic Summary: Cannot open Catalyst or switch to my AMD Radeon HD 8750M Card.
Created On: 06/05/2014 10:20 PM
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 06/05/2014 10:20 PM
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DefyLogic
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Couldn't get any replies on the forum I posted the problem on,so I decided to try here.

The Post can be found here: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Display-and-Video/AMD-Catalyst-will-not-Launch-Cannot-Switch-GPU/td-p/3988614

 

Thank you to anyone that can help!

 06/05/2014 10:32 PM
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Yes, because you cannot use generic drivers. The update for switchable graphics contains both the AMD and the Intel drivers and works with the program the laptop manufacturer developed for the 'switchable' feature. If your laptop is new, why are you trying to update it? Newer is not always better.

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