The Catalyst Software Suite 10.9 contains the following:- ATI Radeon display driver 8.771- Hydra Vision for both Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7- Southbridge/IXP Driver- ATI Catalyst Control Center Version 8.771 Catalyst Application Profiles The following application profiles are available with this release of Catalyst 10.9:- Aliens Vs.Predator – Profile update- Battlefield: Bad Company 2 – Profile update- F1 2010 – Profile update- Kane & Lynch 2 – New profile Performance Improvements The following performance gains are noticed with this release of Catalyst 10.9:- STALKER: Call of Pripyat Benchmark Performance increases up to 20% on ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series single and Cross Fire configurations with Enhanced full dynamic lighting (DX11) and anti-aliasing enabled Performance increases up to 12% on ATI Radeon HD 5700 Series single and Cross Fire configurations with Enhanced full dynamic lighting (DX11) and anti-aliasing enabled- The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena Performance increases up to 4% on ATI Radeon HD 5700 Series single and Cross Fire configurations Performance increases up to 4% on ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series single and Cross Fire configurations Performance increases up to 5% on ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series single and Cross Fire configurations Performance increases up to 6% on ATI Radeon HD 5970 Series single and Cross Fire configurations Resolved Issues for the Windows 7 Operating System- UVD clocks will now return to normal speeds after switching from HD to SD content- Flickering no longer visible while running 3D games on HDMI displays with Quad Cross Fire enabled- Mesh corruption is no longer visible in "The Chronicles of Riddick 2: Assault on Dark Athena" when SSAO in-game setting is set to high- Cross Fire now functions properly and in-game Anti-Aliasing can now be enabled in "Star Craft II"- Adobe Flash Player will no longer display green screen after resume from sleep- Negative Cross Fire scaling on "Final Fantasy-XIV" no longer occurs- Intermittent perfomance drops no longer observed with hardware cursor enabled in "World of Warcraft" game in extended mode Resolved Issues for the Windows Vista Operating System- AVI video no longer lags during playback within Microsoft Power Point slide deck- Desktop corruption no longer occurs during Power DVD SD/Blu-ray content playback on 120Hz displays- Choppy HD playback no longer occurs while changing color vibrance and fleshtone correction in Catalyst Control Center - Advanced Color Resolved Issues for the Windows XP Operating System- Copy protection message will no longer appear when viewing a DVD with Windows Media Player on a Windows XP system with Power DVD 9 installed It is highly recommended to always use the most recent driver version available.
Whatever the problem is, you have to first delete the driver you installed.
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In order to ensure the right driver download, Official driver links from ATI Technology are listed at first.
If the official driver can not be downloaded, a copy of official driver can be provided at local server download.opendrivers.com, download1.opendrivers.com, or dl2.