I updated the AMD Catalyst control center and drivers, uninstalled AMD Catalyst and drivers, reinstalled both, but my monitor will still pixelate at random times and sometimes text becomes unreadable. I have the AMD Radeon HD 5970 dual monitor card, with only one monitor hooked up. I have also tried switching to the unused connection on the card. Nothing is working.
I have also reverted back to an earlier restore point trying to see if I could work around any upgrade issues. Nothing is resolving this issue.
Intel Core i7 930 QC - 2.8GHz, 8MB cache
--THERMAL, H2C, CENTRAL PROCESSOR UNIT, A51
--ASSEMBLY, HEATSINK, H2C, CENTRAL PROCESSOR UNIT, A51
--Lunar Shadow, Alienware Area 51 Chassis, 1.1KW PSU
----ASSEMBLY, CHASSIS, PWA INTEGRATED, STANDARD, SHD, 1.1, A51
Single ATI Radeon HD 5970, 2GB GDDR5
Samsung monitor - SyncMaster 2494HM/2494HS/2494HSI(Digital)
Bios Vendor: Alienware
BIOS Version: A10
BIOS date: 10/28/2009
Windows 10 Home v1809 (OS Build 17763.475)