To perform a 'clean install' of AMD graphics drivers:
1. IMPORTANT: All Windows Updates should be current, including the 'optional/suggested' updates
2. IMPORTANT: Disable all anti-virus/ad blockers/anti-malware/ anti-anything before trying to install
3. IMPORTANT: Netframework is required and must be the latest version. (from Windows Update)
Create a system restore point before, just in caes.
Download the drivers for your computer to the desktop. Follow steps 1-5 ( http://support.amd.com/en-us/download ).
Do not use 'auto-detect and install.
Delete existing drivers from your computer:
In computer control panel select 'uninstall a program'
For computers with Intel processors:
Select AMD install manager and choose 'express uninstall all AMD software'
Including the install manager.
For computers with AMD processors:
Select AMD install manager and 'custom uninstall' the graphics drivers and CCC only.
Reboot into 'safe mode'
In safe mode run Driver Fusion http://treexy.com/ (free version).
Select AMD graphics, analyse and delete all it finds.
Install the new driver suite.
NOTE! Certain laptop configurations are not compatible with AMD's Mobility Catalyst™ Driver.
AMD provides graphics drivers for most laptop brands and models for the Mobility Radeon™ HD series of graphics cards.
If the AMD Mobility Radeon Driver Verification tool reports that the hardware is incompatible, then the notebook manufacturer is the exclusive provider of the graphics drivers for your notebook. (GPU-28041)
Sony, Toshiba, and Panasonic will not accept generic drivers. Get drivers from manufacturers support site.
Laptops with 'switchable' graphics must use manufacturer supplied drivers.
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