Use this method, and uninstall any left over nvidia software using driver sweeper.
Installing new drivers:
Note: Any driver newer than 12.8 requires .net 4 to be installed. Please read
The following is a proven method for a 'clean' install of new drivers
1. Uninstall old drivers using computer 'uninstall a program' in the computer control panel. You will see "AMD install manager"..click it and choose ' express uninstall all AMD software including the install manager.
3. Run Driver Sweeper http://www.techspot.com/downloads/4266-driver-sweeper.html . Select AMD graphics and delete all it finds.
5. Download the correct driver suite from AMD (do not use auto-detect) and install. http://support.amd.com/us/Pages/AMDSupportHub.aspx
Certain laptop drivers and all 'switchable' graphics cannot use this method. Please read:
AMD is a supplier of laptop components and does not manufacture or sell complete laptop systems. The software provided by AMD is a generic version. Each laptop computer original equipment manufacturer (OEM) may have altered the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to the software or software packaging they provide.
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