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I think the steps should be revised. You should also remove "AMD Catalyst Control Center" because you won't be able to remove AMD/ATI associated folders if you still have this installed.

Remove Drivers:

1. Access Add/Remove Programs via the Windows Control Panel

2. Double Click “AMD Catalyst Install Manager”

3. Use the Express Uninstall Option

4. Reboot after the uninstall process has completed

5. Double Click “AMD Catalyst Control Center”

6. I forgot what it was called but uninstall...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Enilder View Post

I think the steps should be revised. You should also remove "AMD Catalyst Control Center" because you won't be able to remove AMD/ATI associated folders if you still have this installed.

Remove Drivers:

1. Access Add/Remove Programs via the Windows Control Panel

2. Double Click “AMD Catalyst Install Manager”

3. Use the Express Uninstall Option

4. Reboot after the uninstall process has completed

5. Double Click “AMD Catalyst Control Center”

6. I forgot what it was called but uninstall...

It gets removed if you use the express Uninstall option, as OP has listed.
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Remove Drivers:

1. Access Add/Remove Programs via the Windows Control Panel

2. Double Click “AMD Catalyst Install Manager”

3. Use the Express Uninstall Option

4. Reboot after the uninstall process has completed
post #353 of 454
Is this guide still up to date what with the newer drivers being released?
 
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Hi Bradley

I have been directed to this guide from another thread.

Still suffering lack of Keyboard and Mouse access even using add/remove,
I especially don't like 3rd party removal tools so avoid them whenever possible, however the standard uninstall for the 14.6 drivers did the nasty deed.

As a quick note for anyone else having this problem, a workaround that doesn't require a reinstall or lengthy repair, is to hit F8 and Select 'Use last known good configuration' option, this brings back keyboard and mouse access and allows installation of the desired GPU driver.

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When I rebooted my desktop I opened task manager and ur showed to and programs running, So I opened them and it showed that they were in system32, along with that it was alot of other and files, I'm not sure if you're supposed to delete them, also after doing all of this a I still got an error after install but ccc is working as it should.
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I RMA'd my second hand 290, I was so glad today to find I recieved a package with a brand new Tri-X. I took out the CD, assuming that the drivers are going to be 14.4 or later. It turned out I installed 14.2 , so I downloaded 14.9.1 and followed the steps in your guide very,very thoroughly.Then I installed 14.9.1 and found that I just can't get rid of 14.2.... (GPU-Z reads 14.2, CCC says 14.2)... I don't know what to do now...

the driver version is 14.301.1004.0 (checked that out, it's 14.9.1) but CCC still reports it as 14.2 not 14.9.1. What drivers do I have ?
Edited by Klocek001 - 10/22/14 at 1:59pm
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I RMA'd my second hand 290, I was so glad today to find I recieved a package with a brand new Tri-X. I took out the CD, assuming that the drivers are going to be 14.4 or later. It turned out I installed 14.2 , so I downloaded 14.9.1 and followed the steps in your guide very,very thoroughly.Then I installed 14.9.1 and found that I just can't get rid of 14.2.... (GPU-Z reads 14.2, CCC says 14.2)... I don't know what to do now...

the driver version is 14.301.1004.0 (checked that out, it's 14.9.1) but CCC still reports it as 14.2 not 14.9.1. What drivers do I have ?

Ignore the false reading. It's common. You have 14.9.1.
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