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Do I need to run this on safe model?
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Do you also need to delete the ATI/AMD folders under the HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software folder?
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Do you also need to delete the ATI/AMD folders under the HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software folder?
I don't think it will cause any trouble if you do, I just did so without issues (I did copy the entry just in case though).

This guide is fantastic biggrin.gif! Saved my skin twice now redface.gif.
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Thanks im trying this to fix my AMD Drivers getting BSODS. 12.3 is ****. trying 12.4
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Hello,

During the following steps...

"Once all of the remaining ATI entries have been removed from the Programs Un-install list and the computer has been rebooted, the remaining registry entries, Program Files, Program Data, and AppData entries and will need to be removed. So this is how to delete them.

To start check C: Program files (this may differ if you have labeled your main hard drive a different letter)

Windows 64 bit users will need to also check c: Program Files x86
Look for any ATI folders or ATI Technologies and delete them.

Go to C: ProgramData and remove any ATI folders (Normaly hidden)

Go to users. We need to check all users. even if you just have 1 user, the system makes a "admin" user that you may not know about.

Once in users, go into your user folder name, then appdata. Now you need to check both Local and Roaming folders to remove ATI files. Repeat the process for the other folder called Default and any other user profiles you may have made on the system."


should I be deleting AMD folders as well as ATI Folders and ATI Technologies folders?

Thanks for the help
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Yes, you need to remove "ATI", "AMD" and "ATI Technologies" folders.
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I don't think it will cause any trouble if you do, I just did so without issues (I did copy the entry just in case though).
This guide is fantastic biggrin.gif! Saved my skin twice now redface.gif.

Yeah I just deleted it too without copy/back-up it and no problem wink.gif
Nice guide Bradley W thumb.gif
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Made an account just to say thank you so much for this guide it got rid of tons of random graphical corruptions from changing drivers. biggrin.gif
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