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post #1 of 10
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as the title says my Video card is recognised as new hardware everytime i boot into windows, the correct drivers are installed (ATI 6.11) how can i stop it recognising it?
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Well , you don't wanna make it stop recongnising it , that would be bad , but if you go to hadware manager, it should say if there is any problem with the card.
I don't know whw you could make it stop ...........
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device manager says it is working properly

i dont want windows to stop recognising the card, i want it to stop recognising it as new hardware so that i dont get the window asking me to look for the software for it because i already have that software installed.
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are your IRQ numbers shifting about?
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post #5 of 10
Run windows update, it should correct the prob, if it's from windows.
my pc , shows always my hd's as removable disks, but they aren't.
I think it's a Windows problem........
post #6 of 10
I would remove all Drivers from the system using the method below. After that also go into device manager and right click on your VGA card and select ''Uninstall''

Installing Graphic card driver efficiently!!! When you Update your graphics cards drivers theres ways that you should go about it. Follow these simple steps below.

1.Download and install ''Driver Cleaner'' Here:
http://www.drivercleaner.net/professional.html
2.Uninstall your Current Display drivers such as your ''ATI'' or ''Nvidia'' drivers.
3.Now run ''Driver cleaner'' and depending on the Drivers you have you will have to select either ''ATI'' or ''Nvidia'' from the drop down menu. Only select the main title of the driver in the drop down such as just ''ATI'' or ''Nvidia''
4.Once you have selected Your driver click on the ''Start'' button and this will now start the driver cleaning process. ( Do this twice to be sure )
5.Now reboot your system and Download the latest Nvidia or ATI and go ahead and install them.

Doing this avoids driver corruption and conflicts so you can now enjoy smooth gameplay.
post #7 of 10
look for any yellow question marks in the device manager, also try Windows Update. if all fails then take a SS.
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post #8 of 10
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are your IRQ numbers shifting about?
:| my what? lol whats that?

i'll try the other stuff you guys have said
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Originally Posted by tUDJ View Post
:| my what? lol whats that?

i'll try the other stuff you guys have said
Your IRQ's are what your BIOS assigns hardware channels to what hardware. In your Hardware Manager, note down which one your graphics card is, restart and then see if its the same.
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i'll do that later as i'm in the middle of downloading Bf2 1.41 patch
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