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I've just installed the new 12.2 drivers and I already ran into problems. In the control centre, it is marked that the CrossFireX is enabled. GPU-Z indicates that it is disabled. Same for MSI Afterburner and after stress testing using GPUTool, I can conclude that it is disabled.

Reinstalling doesn't make a difference.
In the software information part, it says that it's Catalyst 12.3 that is installed. It is indeed such a weird thing.

Can anyone care to enlighten me on this matter ? How do I enable Crossfire now ?
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post #2 of 11
Go back to the previous driver. 12.2 is kind of a mess.
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post #3 of 11
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I cannot comprehend this sorcery. Now GPUTool stress shows 100% activity on both cards on MSI Afterburner but the core clock indicates 0 MHz typical corresponding to a Crossfire disabled state.
GPU-Z still shows disabled state.
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12.2 does not work with MSI AB Unofficial Overclocking.
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post #5 of 11
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Even without even starting MSI Afterburner the Crossfire is shown disabled on GPU-Z.
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post #6 of 11
I have same issue with 12.2,But if I revert back to 12.1 BFBC2 has graphic issues.
post #7 of 11
I think im running 12.2,ill check it and reply back here but I hadn't noticed a differenc
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post #8 of 11
12.2 sucks....... I'm running 12.1 things run good now.
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post #9 of 11
Same with 12.2/ 12.3/ 12.4.
Never mind soon I cross on NVIDIA to stop problem like this.
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by W.ASUS View Post

Same with 12.2/ 12.3/ 12.4.
Never mind soon I cross on NVIDIA to stop problem like this.

Yeah because Nvidia never had issues with their drivers...

Topic: ya I am stuck using 11.9 because.

1) when I try to uninstall it, for the most part it works but I cannot install a newer version because every time the installer fails. It doesn't matter what newer version I use it still fails to install

2) If I reformat and fresh install that is fine but then I get some bug where if I agree to the conditions of Overdrive and check the box and try to use it, it disappears (overdrive option, that is)
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