0 Replies Latest reply on Sep 3, 2017 1:40 PM by whiterabbit_s@yahoo.com

    R9 M290X crashes with latest driver (24th Aug)

    whiterabbit_s@yahoo.com

      Greetings!

      AMD Graphics Card

        • AMD R9 M290X, identifies in new driver as AMD Radeon(TM) HD8970M   
      • Desktop or Laptop System
        • ALIENWARE 17 laptop
      • Operating System
        • WIN 7 Ultimate ed 64bit
      • Driver version installed
        • Crimson ReLive suite 17.8.2, latest update 24th of Aug.
      • Display Devices
        • built-in screen, 60hz
      • Motherboard + Bios Revision
        • Alienware 17, BIOS Version/Date    Alienware A14, 24/09/2014
      • CPU/APU

           Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4700MQ CPU @ 2.40GHz

      • RAM
        • 16GB

      Describe your issue:

      OVERWATCH: Rendering device has stopped working! crash to desktop
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      Prior to installation of the new driver, the manufacturer's version from 2014 had been working without crashing.