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I have read on many posts that people have issues with Driver Sweeper and many people say to avoid it. Why is this? I have not had any problems using driver sweeper.

Are these problems related to Crossfire, or do people with a single card have problems as well?
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I believe Win7 installs ATI drivers in the system32 folder automatically. That's why i am able to be at my correct resolution even after uninstalling catalyst, but am not able to while using an nvidia card.

Driver sweeper deletes those drivers and it causes errors later on while, let's say, installing SP1
    
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I have had numerous problems with Driver Sweeper personally. Most of the time installation of new drivers goes completely wrong but rarely I get things like BSODs, system not booting, etc. The only time you should use DS is when you CURRENTLY have problems with your AMD drivers. If you don't, just install your new drivers over your old like good ol CatalystMaker reccomended.....
    
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