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    Default Catalyst 8.7 from AMD is now up for grabs

    Another month, another driver release from AMD. Catalyst 8.7 includes all the usual tweaks and refinements, and can be downloaded from this page.

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    Finally! I thought that there not going to release an 8.7 considering its almost the end of the month.

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    My Vista score actually went down from 3.0 to 2.7 on my integrated video with these drivers!

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    well its intergrated!!

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    Yep, its integrated, but most laptops are.

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    the drivers are telling you "get rid of intergrated.....get rid of intergrated.....intergrated baddddddddd" haha

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    Lol

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    from what ive seen they dont do anything to help Racedriver GRID.... still no playable crossfire and somethings messed up with the single card driver aswell. im searching google to see if anyones haveing the same problem. *hotfix may fix this lol*

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    I believe Tom's Hardware and Tech Report both have reported the same problems with Crossfire and GRID, so you are not an isolated incident, it looks to be widespread. I'm only running a single 4870 on one rig and it has no problems with GRID, but I don't have another one laying around to confirm.

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    ya whenever you turn xfire on or off in catalyst you need to reboot a few times befor grid is happy again... pain in the arse.

    ok i found the problem but no solution hte problem is that in grid (god knows why) i drop down to 2d clocks and i have my 2d set at 300mhz so you can imagine it doesnt preform so well. anyone know of any way to force 3d clocks? or to have the card see a certain .exe and go to 3d automaticly?
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