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Ok ive had this ongoing issue now for a few days in catalyst crossfire keeps disabling by itself! When I go to re-enable I get a blue screen of death! .............Funny thing is this only happens with the new amd drivers,if I use old ones everything is fine what should I do? I took out 1 card updated drivers then installed 2nd card but still no go! I also used amd clean-up utility to get rid of old driver software,this is getting pretty annoying to say the least!..Thank you
     
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The newest few Catalyst versions have broken Crossfire on the 970 chipset. AMD says they're working on it, but I don't know when they'll release a fix. Until then, you'll have to either go without, or use an older driver.
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Small update/...using older driver that came with my card version 10.4 and it works fine but if anyone would be so kind to post driver version 12.4 beacuse i cannot play bsttlefield 3 with driver version 10.4. It would be much appricated!... Thank you
     
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Small update/...using older driver that came with my card version 10.4 and it works fine but if anyone would be so kind to post driver version 12.4 beacuse i cannot play bsttlefield 3 with driver version 10.4. It would be much appricated!... Thank you
Do you even know how to download drivers Mr.think you know better dude?
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Oh look its Dave my favirot start an argument guy! (joke) I took 1 card out used amd driver sweeper cleared drivers on both cards then proceed to download new drivers correct? .....Only problem iam having like that other guy mentioned is new drivers are having crossfire issues so Iam forced to use the drivers on the cd that came with the card but there probably older then me (lol) 10.4 I think...? I noticed in the past I was getting great fps with drivers 12.4 but I cant find them on the amd web-site. thumb.gif
Noticed on new drivers when cf was working battlefield 3 maxed out 80-90 fps range with heavy firefight,with drivers 12.4 I was in the 120 fps range so I think that has something to do with amd only updating performance on 7000 series-Cant say I blame them nobody buys 6000 series anymore so I guess that's my own fault! Oh well ill have to live with it for now. Did u guys see the new 7990s that hit the market? Oh man are they nice!
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