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r9 290 artifacts after driver update (won't boot)

Question asked by jimp0 on Jan 16, 2019
Latest reply on Jan 17, 2019 by elstaci

I updated my drivers about a week ago and played about 10 hours of bf5 over the weekend. I just updated windows also and when I tried to start BF5 it wouldn't launch. When I restarted my pc there was a vertical stripe of artifacts when I went into the bios and when I try to boot windows goes crazy with the artifacts then sends me to repair which has the vertical stripe over it. I cant even select options. Is there a way to fix this. I have another computer I can put the card in. I just don't want to damage the second PC.


Gigabyte 990FX ud3 mobo

MSI r9 290 4g Gaming 18.12.2 driver

FX 8350

16GB Kingston HyperX Predator 2133@1600

LG 2560x1080 Monitor 75hz freesync