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Thread: driver auto install

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2004


    Well, I feel really stupid, but how do i stop the graphics card drivers from loading? I have a Radeon Mobility 7500 and I am trying to install new drivers. I was following the guide to clean uninstalling and installing Catalyst drivers and i have hit a roadblock. Whenever I restart after uninstalling my ATI drivers, it automatically loads (little icon on bottom right corner) first a standard VGA adapter, then after about 2 minutes it loades up my Mobility 7500 drivers again! Is there a way i can make it stop this, so I can install more up-to-date drivers?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2002


    look for the ati folder in your root directory (usually c:\ati\) and delete it. It contains the drivers and other setup files that installs on reboot.
    I've gone too far and need to move on!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2004


    its already deleted, as well as all ATI registries.

    I did, however, find a lot of ati driver stuff in

    should i delete those?

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    I suggest any of the driver cleaner type programs on

    I use Driver Cleaner 2 for my nVidia, but you might have better luck with something else for ATI, DV2 supports ATI though, so id give it a shot. Just make sure to read the readme.
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