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For detailed instructions on how to install the latest graphics drivers, refer to: - Article GPU-33 for a Windows 7 based system - Article GPU-1 for a Windows Vista based system - Article GPU-2 for a Windows XP / Windows 2000 based system Applicable Products: The issue applies to the following products: Graphics Cards: - ATI Radeon HD4xxx series of AGP products - ATI Radeon HD3xxx series of AGP products - ATI Radeon HD2xxx series of AGP products

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Note! This driver is provided as is and is not supported by AMD. It has not completed full AMD testing, and is only recommended for users experiencing the particular issue described above. For detailed instructions on how to install the latest graphics drivers, refer to: - Article GPU-33 for a Windows 7 based system - Article GPU-1 for a Windows Vista based system - Article GPU-2 for a Windows XP / Windows 2000 based system Applicable Products: The issue applies to the following products: Graphics Cards: - ATI Radeon HD4xxx series of AGP products - ATI Radeon HD3xxx series of AGP products

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For detailed instructions on how to install the latest graphics drivers, refer to: - Article GPU-33 for a Windows 7 based system - Article GPU-1 for a Windows Vista based system - Article GPU-2 for a Windows XP / Windows 2000 based system Applicable Products: The issue applies to the following products: Graphics Cards: - ATI Radeon HD4xxx series of AGP products - ATI Radeon HD3xxx series of AGP products - ATI Radeon HD2xxx series of AGP products

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All published AMD drivers have passed Microsoft's WHQL certification tests. A WHQL driver for ATI Radeon HD 4000, ATI Radeon HD 3000 or ATI Radeon HD 2000 Series of AGP products is not currently available. Resolution:

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* Making changes to the 3D-All Setting aspect no longer results in the SmoothVision slider and labels failing to be redrawn properly. Further details can be found in topic number 737-26747 * The response time for the Catalyst™ Control Center no longer appears slow when attempting to make changes to the display devices when having both a CRT and HDTV connected and extended desktop mode enabled. This issue may also be experienced under the Windows Vista operating system. Further details can be found in topic number 737-25806 * Catalyst™ Control Center->3D: Setting AA to 4x and attempting to read a PDF using Adobe PDF Reader version 8.0 no longer results in corruption being noticed when setting the reader preferences to Page Display found within the Categories options. Further details can be found in topic number 737-27068 * Desktop brightness is now restored on the secondary display device after a full screen OpenGL game exits. Further details can be found in topic number 737-27071 * Momentary display corruption is no longer noticed when changing the color depth on a system running Windows XP and containing an ATI Radeon X1800 series product. Further details can be found in topic number 737-27075 Known Issues Under the Windows XP Operating System The following section provides a summary of open issues in the latest version of Catalyst™. These include: * Call of Duty: An error message may appear when task switching between the game and the Windows desktop. This issue may also be experienced under the Windows Vista operating system. Further details can be found in topic number 737-26750. Fixed in 8.361 * Homeworld 2: The application may fail to run when CrossFire™ is enabled and an Anti-Aliasing setting of greater than 2 is selected on certain ATI Radeon X1800 series of products. Further details can be found in topic number 737-27094 * Just Cause: The game may fail to run cinematic at 1600x1200 game resolution on ATI Radeon X1200/1250/1270 series of products. Further details can be found in topic number 737-27093

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• With some ATI Radeon adapters and Windows Vista 64 systems with more than 4 GB of system memory the display driver may fail to load and report a code 43 error • Some video performance playback may be noticed when using the latest version of Pixela • Video combing effects may be noticed during movie playback while fast forwarding or rewinding ATI Catalyst™ Release Note 6 • Catalyst Control Center: some screen corruption may be noticed after enabling 1080p HDMI support and adjusting the scaling options • Video may not fill secondary display when playing back HD 1080i content with Overlay Theater Mode enabled

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Catalyst Control Center content no longer appears interlaced when automatic deinterlacing is enabled Catalyst Control Center: Display settings no longer missing when hot plugging a CRT display in clone mode Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer inadvertently enabled when using a non-HDTV resolution Fixed a regression in ATI CAL that caused certain IL kernels that compiled and executed properly with Catalyst version prior to 9.4 to no longer work properly with Catalyst 9.4 or later Known Issues for All Windows Operating System This section provides information on known issues that may be experienced under all Windows operating system with the latest version of CatalystTM. These include: Garbled text may appears on resume splash screen after hibernation with some ASICs Catalyst Control Center: Advance Color page, when enabling the advanced color settings the preview window may blank out Opening Catalyst Control Center may result in an error message when using Dual Adapters with a non-ATI ASIC and ATI ASIC Catalyst Control Center: Enable dialog reposition does not show on proper monitor when system is configured with 4 displays

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Catalyst Control Center content no longer appears interlaced when automatic deinterlacing is enabled Catalyst Control Center: Display settings no longer missing when hot plugging a CRT display in clone mode Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer inadvertently enabled when using a non-HDTV resolution Fixed a regression in ATI CAL that caused certain IL kernels that compiled and executed properly with Catalyst version prior to 9.4 to no longer work properly with Catalyst 9.4 or later Known Issues for All Windows Operating System This section provides information on known issues that may be experienced under all Windows operating system with the latest version of CatalystTM. These include: Garbled text may appears on resume splash screen after hibernation with some ASICs Catalyst Control Center: Advance Color page, when enabling the advanced color settings the preview window may blank out Opening Catalyst Control Center may result in an error message when using Dual Adapters with a non-ATI ASIC and ATI ASIC Catalyst Control Center: Enable dialog reposition does not show on proper monitor when system is configured with 4 displays

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Opening Crossfire pages no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding Catalyst Control Center: With some multi adapter systems in clone mode, disabling the primary display is now possible Changing the bitrate slider values, while transcoding WMV files, no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding Catalyst Control Center: On some systems configurations, the Overdrive options no longer fails to display Catalyst Control Center content no longer appears interlaced when automatic deinterlacing is enabled Catalyst Control Center: Display settings no longer missing when hot plugging a CRT display in clone mode Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer inadvertently enabled when using a non-HDTV resolution Fixed a regression in ATI CAL that caused certain IL kernels that compiled and executed properly with Catalyst version prior to 9.4 to no longer work properly with Catalyst 9.4 or later Known Issues for All Windows Operating System This section provides information on known issues that may be experienced under all Windows operating system with the latest version of CatalystTM. These include:

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Opening Crossfire pages no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding Catalyst Control Center: With some multi adapter systems in clone mode, disabling the primary display is now possible Changing the bitrate slider values, while transcoding WMV files, no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding Catalyst Control Center: On some systems configurations, the Overdrive options no longer fails to display Catalyst Control Center content no longer appears interlaced when automatic deinterlacing is enabled Catalyst Control Center: Display settings no longer missing when hot plugging a CRT display in clone mode Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer inadvertently enabled when using a non-HDTV resolution Fixed a regression in ATI CAL that caused certain IL kernels that compiled and executed properly with Catalyst version prior to 9.4 to no longer work properly with Catalyst 9.4 or later Known Issues for All Windows Operating System This section provides information on known issues that may be experienced under all Windows operating system with the latest version of CatalystTM. These include:

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• With some ATI Radeon adapters and Windows Vista 64 systems with more than 4 GB of system memory the display driver may fail to load and report a code 43 error • Some video performance playback may be noticed when using the latest version of Pixela • Video combing effects may be noticed during movie playback while fast forwarding or rewinding ATI Catalyst™ Release Note 6 • Catalyst Control Center: some screen corruption may be noticed after enabling 1080p HDMI support and adjusting the scaling options • Video may not fill secondary display when playing back HD 1080i content with Overlay Theater Mode enabled

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• With some ATI Radeon adapters and Windows Vista 64 systems with more than 4 GB of system memory the display driver may fail to load and report a code 43 error • Some video performance playback may be noticed when using the latest version of Pixela • Video combing effects may be noticed during movie playback while fast forwarding or rewinding ATI Catalyst™ Release Note 6 • Catalyst Control Center: some screen corruption may be noticed after enabling 1080p HDMI support and adjusting the scaling options • Video may not fill secondary display when playing back HD 1080i content with Overlay Theater Mode enabled

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* Avivo Update * Enhanced ATI Overdrive support for the ATI RadeonHD 2900 Series Avivo Update Catalyst 7.12 introduces an Avivo update. The update allows the ATI Catalyst Control Center to reflect what is supported by the driver taking into account the graphics card installed in the system, and will not expose any video features that is not supported by the driver. The DirectX Video Acceleration (DXVA) driver will perform a profiling mechanism to query the graphics capability and the Catalyst Control Center queries the caps via the interface defined between the Catalyst Control Center and the DXVA components. This feature will be supported on ATI Radeon 9500 series products and above. Enhanced ATI OverDrive support for the ATI Radeon HD 2900 Series This release of Catalyst introduces an enhanced version of ATI OverDrive for the ATI Radeon HD 2900 Series. Users can now Overclock both GPU engine and graphics memory clock speeds in CrossFire mode (and over-clock single ATI Radeon graphics accelerators as well). This version of ATI Overdrive also Performance Improvements The following performance improvements are noticed with Catalyst 7.12: * 3DMark2005 performance improves 5% or more with largest gains noticed when Anti-aliasing and Anisotropic Filtering are disabled on systems containing either an ATI Radeon HD 2400 or ATI Radeon HD 2600 series of products * Company of Heroes DX10 performance improves up to 5% on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD38x0 series of product

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* Lost Planet: Setting AA to either 4x or 8x may result in the game failing to respond. Further details can be found in topic number 737-28492 * Oblivion: Flickering is no longer noticed when first making a move if the in-game settings are set to maximum, CrossFire is enabled and AF is set to 16x. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31581 * Unreal Tournament 3: The game may intermittently fail to launch when a map has texture detail set to maximum. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31189 * Rebooting the operating system after changing the skin to any available option other than system skin may result in the Catalyst Control Center menu options no longer being visible. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30569 * The Catalyst Control Center menu option may fail to function when changing the skin from system skin to any other available skin. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30570 * Installing the WDM driver on systems containing an ATI TV Tuner product and an ATI graphics adapter may result in the WDM driver failing to install. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30571 * Connecting a secondary display device using the HDMI connector and enabling either clone mode or extended desktop mode may result in the WinDVD 7 player playing in a windowed mode on both display devices when Overlay Theater Mode is enabled. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30579 * The Windows Vista operating system may fail to respond when running the Auto-tune utility found in the Catalyst Control Center OverDrive option. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30584 * Using the hot-key function to switch between various display scenarios may result in the HDMI display device displaying a blank screen. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31145 * The secondary HDMI Display may turn off when resuming from an S1 hibernation with an HDMI display connected. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31146

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* Avivo Update * Enhanced ATI Overdrive support for the ATI RadeonHD 2900 Series Avivo Update Catalyst 7.12 introduces an Avivo update. The update allows the ATI Catalyst Control Center to reflect what is supported by the driver taking into account the graphics card installed in the system, and will not expose any video features that is not supported by the driver. The DirectX Video Acceleration (DXVA) driver will perform a profiling mechanism to query the graphics capability and the Catalyst Control Center queries the caps via the interface defined between the Catalyst Control Center and the DXVA components. This feature will be supported on ATI Radeon 9500 series products and above. Enhanced ATI OverDrive support for the ATI Radeon HD 2900 Series This release of Catalyst introduces an enhanced version of ATI OverDrive for the ATI Radeon HD 2900 Series. Users can now Overclock both GPU engine and graphics memory clock speeds in CrossFire mode (and over-clock single ATI Radeon graphics accelerators as well). This version of ATI Overdrive also Performance Improvements The following performance improvements are noticed with Catalyst 7.12: * 3DMark2005 performance improves 5% or more with largest gains noticed when Anti-aliasing and Anisotropic Filtering are disabled on systems containing either an ATI Radeon HD 2400 or ATI Radeon HD 2600 series of products * Company of Heroes DX10 performance improves up to 5% on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD38x0 series of product

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* Lost Planet: Setting AA to either 4x or 8x may result in the game failing to respond. Further details can be found in topic number 737-28492 * Oblivion: Flickering is no longer noticed when first making a move if the in-game settings are set to maximum, CrossFire is enabled and AF is set to 16x. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31581 * Unreal Tournament 3: The game may intermittently fail to launch when a map has texture detail set to maximum. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31189 * Rebooting the operating system after changing the skin to any available option other than system skin may result in the Catalyst Control Center menu options no longer being visible. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30569 * The Catalyst Control Center menu option may fail to function when changing the skin from system skin to any other available skin. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30570 * Installing the WDM driver on systems containing an ATI TV Tuner product and an ATI graphics adapter may result in the WDM driver failing to install. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30571 * Connecting a secondary display device using the HDMI connector and enabling either clone mode or extended desktop mode may result in the WinDVD 7 player playing in a windowed mode on both display devices when Overlay Theater Mode is enabled. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30579 * The Windows Vista operating system may fail to respond when running the Auto-tune utility found in the Catalyst Control Center OverDrive option. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30584 * Using the hot-key function to switch between various display scenarios may result in the HDMI display device displaying a blank screen. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31145 * The secondary HDMI Display may turn off when resuming from an S1 hibernation with an HDMI display connected. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31146

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* On certain products, changing display resolution while playing back High Definition content may results in instability. It is recommended to set appropriate resolution while playback is stopped. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31172 * Cyberlink: Playing a DVD title on a system containing an ATI Radeon HD 2400 series may result in corruption being noticed. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31173 * Connecting a CRT display device as the secondary display and playing a Blu-ray DVD using a Cyberlink player may result in no video playback if extended desktop mode is enabled. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30587 * The floppy drive may fail to read or write under Vista on a Dell XPS410 system. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31148 Known Issues Under the Windows XP Professional x64 Edition The following section provides a summary of open issues in the latest version of Catalyst. These include: * World in Conflict: Text corruption may be noticed when playing the game on a system running Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and containing an ATI Radeon HD 30 series of product. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31619 * Running an OpenGL application and attempting to rotate the desktop may result in corruption being noticed. Further details can be found in topic number 737-29556 * Hot plugging a display device to a system running Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and containing an ATI Radeon X1250/1270 series of product may result in the display device failing to be detected. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31618 * Standard PAL mode may fail to be available in the Catalyst Control Center. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31620

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* On certain products, changing display resolution while playing back High Definition content may results in instability. It is recommended to set appropriate resolution while playback is stopped. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31172 * Cyberlink: Playing a DVD title on a system containing an ATI Radeon HD 2400 series may result in corruption being noticed. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31173 * Connecting a CRT display device as the secondary display and playing a Blu-ray DVD using a Cyberlink player may result in no video playback if extended desktop mode is enabled. Further details can be found in topic number 737-30587 * The floppy drive may fail to read or write under Vista on a Dell XPS410 system. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31148 Known Issues Under the Windows XP Professional x64 Edition The following section provides a summary of open issues in the latest version of Catalyst. These include: * World in Conflict: Text corruption may be noticed when playing the game on a system running Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and containing an ATI Radeon HD 30 series of product. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31619 * Running an OpenGL application and attempting to rotate the desktop may result in corruption being noticed. Further details can be found in topic number 737-29556 * Hot plugging a display device to a system running Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and containing an ATI Radeon X1250/1270 series of product may result in the display device failing to be detected. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31618 * Standard PAL mode may fail to be available in the Catalyst Control Center. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31620

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