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no i havn;t but im 90% sure iv found the problem i just dont now how to fix it, one of the error message i found in the event helped me to find an answer it is somthing to do with the ati driver, and its called atikmdag.sys, its somthing to do with that but i cant find an answer its somthing to do with this CRT invalid display type
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no i havn;t but im 90% sure iv found the problem i just dont now how to fix it, one of the error message i found in the event helped me to find an answer it is somthing to do with the ati driver, and its called atikmdag.sys, its somthing to do with that but i cant find an answer its somthing to do with this CRT invalid display type
Mattass, were you able to write down the full BSOD error message?

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for some rason its not blue screening anymore, now it just freezes istently , iv found out that lots of people have my problem, its somthing to do with this ati file, and the CRT dispaly types, i was up all night last nite trying to fix the issue, removing drivers and registrys and reinstalling the latest drivers etc, i even updated windows and stuff and i tryed to start a game it got to the menu and completly froze , im gonne try a mem test tonite when i get home from college, then im gonna try using the omega drivers see if this makes an improvment, thanks for all the help , do u have any more ideas?
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for some rason its not blue screening anymore, now it just freezes istently , iv found out that lots of people have my problem, its somthing to do with this ati file, and the CRT dispaly types, i was up all night last nite trying to fix the issue, removing drivers and registrys and reinstalling the latest drivers etc, i even updated windows and stuff and i tryed to start a game it got to the menu and completly froze , im gonne try a mem test tonite when i get home from college, then im gonna try using the omega drivers see if this makes an improvment, thanks for all the help , do u have any more ideas?
Mattass, are you running the newest CCC drivers? I'm still running the 8.1's with my 3850 I haven't had any problems. I always install just the display driver. I hardly ever use the Catalyst Control Center. Try reverting back to an older version of the driver and see if that helps.

Let us know if the Omega drivers work.

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i tryed the omega drivers but they didn;t work, iv tryed the older versions as well like 7.8,windows defualt drivers and 8.3, imdownlaoding the latest 8.5 and im gonna see what happends.
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post #26 of 26
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ok thanks i have fixed the problem, its to do with my card, i tryed my mates 8800 and it was beautiful so once i get my 3870 back ill be fine thanks for your help
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