It’s that time again for the ATI Catalyst™ driver update!  We have been getting some great comments and feedback from the community because of this blog site.  Please continue to send us your feedback as we do review them all*.  *IF you are having technical issues with the ATI Catalyst™ driver, or your graphics card please report your issues here.  Here is what is new this month! New Windows FeaturesHighlights of the ATI Catalyst™ 10.7 release for Microsoft Windows include:ATI Eyefinity Technology – Enhancements for HydraVision™
         
  • Maximizing a window across multiple displays will now      take user defined bezel compensation into account
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  • Automatically adjusts window position when dragging and      dropping windows to ensure title bar visibility
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  • Proper dialog box placement - dialogs do not cross      displays, are not hidden behind bezels, and can be designated to be shown      on the users “preferred” display
Enhanced Pull-down detection
         
  • The Pull-down detection      algorithm has been enhanced for higher visual quality on certain types of      video content
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  • Supported on the ATI Radeon™ HD 5000 Series of GPUs
ATI CrossFireX technology – support for rotated displays
         
  • This release of ATI Catalyst™      enables end users running supported ATI CrossFireX™ configurations to      rotate their displays (single or ATI Eyefinity display configurations) and      still enjoy the performance benefits of ATI CrossFireX technology     
ATI Radeon GPU acceleration of VLC 1.1.1 Media Player
         
  • Enables      GPU acceleration of h.264 video      content when using the VLC 1.1.1 Media Player – enabling a better user      experience by consuming less system resources
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  • Supported on the ATI Radeon™ HD      5000 and ATI Radeon™ HD 4000 Series of GPU products
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  • Requires      VLC version 1.1.1 and later
Highlights of the ATI Catalyst driver for Linux 10.7 release include:Support for new Linux operating systems
         
  • This release of ATI Catalyst™      driver for Linux introduces support for the following new operating      systems: 
           
    • Ubuntu 10.04 production       support
ATI Eyefinity support
         
  • ATI Catalyst™ driver for Linux 10.7      provides support for ATI Eyefinity technology under all supported Linux      distributions
For more information on ATI Catalyst™ 10.7 (for Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Linux versions), including all of the resolved issues in this release, please see the ATI Catalyst™ 10.7 release notes. To download the driver, click here. Till Next Month,  Jay MarsdenJay Marsden is a Product Marketing Manager at AMD. His postings are his own opinions and may not represent AMD's positions, strategies or opinions. Links to third party sites are provided for convenience and unless explicitly stated, AMD is not responsible for the contents of such links sites and no endorsement is implied.