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i have an MSI 6970 lightning card, i'm just wondering if i should download the drivers from amd website or from MSI website?

i heard that manufacturers like MSI tweaks the drivers so it's better to download from the manufacturer, is this true?

this screenshot of drivers from msi website is confusing, their latest drivers version number is going lower as they update, so should i get the latest date drivers? or the higher version number?
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Just download it from the AMD drivers website. MSI don't do a single thing to the drivers.
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Just download it from the AMD drivers website. MSI don't do a single thing to the drivers.

are you sure about that?
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are you sure about that?

Yes, just go to AMD's site directly and get the latest drivers, it is fine smile.gif
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