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ATI Technology Graphics Card Driver Catalyst

Vendor:ATI Technology
Category:Graphics and Video
License:Driver
OS: Windows Vista x32
Version: 8.5
File Size: 39.07 Mb
Release: 21 May 2008
Update: 22 May 2008
Filename: 8-5_vista32_dd_ccc_wdm_enu_63036.exe
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Brand:ATI Technology, Product:Graphics and Video, Model: Radeon 9500, Driver: 8.5, OS: Windows Vista x32. ATI Radeon Graphics Card Driver Catalyst 8.5 Windows Vista x32 was collected from ATI Technology official site for ATI Technology Graphics and Video. In order to ensure the right driver download, Official driver links from ATI Technology are listed at first. If the official driver can not be downloaded, a copy of official driver can be provided at local server download.opendrivers.com, download1.opendrivers.com, or dl2.opendrivers.com. Besides, Both the driver developer's home page and driver download and support page be provided as well in my ATI Technology page.
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ATI Radeon Radeon 9500/9550/9600/9700/9800/X300/X600/X700/X800/X850/X1050/X1300/X1550/X1600/X1650/X1800/X1900/X1950/HD 2400/HD 2600/HD 2900/HD 3100/HD 3200/HD 3400/HD/3600/HD 3850/HD 3870 Series Graphics Card Driver Catalyst 8.5 Windows Vista x32. Display Driver, ATI WDM Integrated Driver, Catalyst Control Center(English Language Only) For the 32 bit version of Windows Vista.

AMD Desktop Product Family Support:

  • ATI Radeon HD 3800 series:
  • ATI Radeon HD 3600 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 3400 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 3200 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 3100 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 2900 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 2600 series
  • ATI Radeon HD 2400 series
  • ATI Radeon X1950 series
  • ATI Radeon X1900 series
  • ATI Radeon X1800 series
  • ATI Radeon X1650 series
  • ATI Radeon X1600 series
  • ATI Radeon X1550 series
  • ATI Radeon X1300 series
  • ATI Radeon X1050 series
  • ATI Radeon X850 series
  • ATI Radeon X800 series
  • ATI Radeon X700 series
  • ATI Radeon X600 series
  • ATI Radeon X550 series
  • ATI Radeon X300 series
  • ATI Radeon 9800 series
  • ATI Radeon 9700 series
  • ATI Radeon 9600 series
  • ATI Radeon 9550 series
  • ATI Radeon 9500 series

    AMD Multimedia Family Product Support:

  • ATI All-in-Wonder X1900 Series
  • ATI All-in-Wonder X1800 Series
  • ATI All-in-Wonder X800 Series
  • ATI All-in-Wonder X600 Series
  • ATI Theater 600
  • ATI All-in-Wonder 2006 Edition
  • ATI Theater 550 PRO
  • ATI All-in-Wonder 9800 Series
  • ATI Theater 650
  • ATI All-in-Wonder 9600 Series

    AMD Chipset Product Support:

  • ATI Radeon HD 3200 Series
  • ATI Radeon HD 3100 Series
  • AMD 690 Series Chipse
  • -AMD 580X Series Chipset
  • ATI Radeon Xpress 1150 Series
  • ATI Radeon Xpress 1250 Series
  • ATI Radeon Xpress 1100 Series
  • ATI Radeon X1250 Series
  • ATI Radeon Xpress 200 Series
  • ATI Radeon X1200 Series

    The Catalyst software suite 8.5 contains the following:

  • Radeon display driver 8.493
  • Multimedia Center 9.16 (Windows XP only)
  • HydraVision for both Windows XP and Vista
  • HydraVision Basic Edition (Windows XP only)
  • Remote Wonder 3.04 (Windows XP only)
  • WDM Driver Install Bundle
  • Southbridge/IXP Driver
  • Catalyst Control Center Version 8.5

    Catalyst 8.5 introduces the following new features:

  • Catalyst Control Center Component Video
  • ATI Graphics Driver Un-install Enhancement
  • SECAM TV Out Support
  • 1080p HDTV custom mode
  • HDMI Audio for non-standard TV modes
  • Adaptive AA on OpenGL for Catalyst Control Center
  • 1080p24 Mode Support
  • Windows XP Service Pack 3 support

    This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalyst Software Suite for Windows Vista. These include:

  • Clive Barker's Jericho: Corruption is no longer noticed when playing the game on a system containing an ATI Radeon HD 38x0 series of product and running the Windows Vista operating system.
  • Colin McRae: DiRT: Setting the display to 1024x768 with AA set to 4x, and CrossFire enabled no longer results in lower performance being noticed.
  • Crysis: Flickering shadow corruption no longer occurs in hallways of the ship when CrossFire is enabled.
  • Doom 3: Setting the in game options to Ultra Quality and the screen size to 1600x1200 no longer results in the image next to the text failing to be rendered.
  • Farcry: Enabling CrossFire no longer results in corruption being noticed during the introduction of the game.
  • Gears of War: Launching the game under the 64 bit version of Windows Vista no longer results in momentary corruption of the desktop.
  • Enemy Territory Quake Wars: Launch the game demo on a system containing an ATI Radeon X11x0 series of product and running the Windows Vista operating system no longer results in the operating system failing to respond.
  • Halo 2: Enabling AA in the Catalyst Control Center no longer results in the Halo 2 logo flickering when loading or quitting a campaign.
  • Hellgate: London: Flickering is no longer noticed when quitting and then relaunching the game when the in-game setting are set to their maximum levels.
  • Monster Madness Battle for Suburbia: Shading over 3D characters no longer results in flickering being noticed.
  • Shrek: The game no longer fails to launch on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD3100/3200 series of product and running the Windows Vista operating system.
  • Stranglehold: The game no longer fails to load on systems running the Windows Vista operating system with default values enabled.
  • Tabula Rasa: Setting the graphics option to enable Deferred Lighting and Dynamic Shadows no longer results in corruption being displayed.
  • Team Fortress 2: Enabling CrossFire and playing the game on a system running Windows Vista no longer results in corruption being noticed.
  • Tomb Raider Anniversary: Performance improvement is now noticed when playing the game with CrossFire enabled.
  • Connecting a secondary display device using the HDMI connector and enabling either clone mode or extended desktop mode no longer results in the WinDVD 7 player playing in a windowed mode on both display devices when Overlay Theater Mode is enabled.
  • The OverDrive page is no longer missing in the Catalyst Control Center after disabling CrossFire support.
  • Watching live TV on a system running Windows Vista no longer results in corruption being noticed after a short time period.
  • Connecting a TV as the secondary display device and enabling either clone mode or extended desktop mode no longer results in the TV failing to display an image when resuming from an S3 state.
  • Connecting a CRT and an HDMI display device followed by enabling clone mode and setting the resolution to 1024x768 32bpp 60Hz. no longer results in corruption being noticed on the secondary display device when resuming from suspend mode.
  • The signal on HDTV TV is no longer displayed as 480p60 after setting the format to 576i25/576p50 in clone mode.
  • Momentary flicker is no longer noticed when rotating the display device.
  • Flashes of white lines are no longer noticed when quickly moving windows around the Vista desktop.
  • Attempting to perform a silent install of the display driver on a system running Traditional Chinese version of Windows Vista no longer results in an error message being displayed and the display drivers failing to be installed.
  • Corruption is no longer noticed on the Windows Vista desktop when playing a DVD title when using the Windows Media Player.
  • Connecting multiple display devices no longer results in the primary, secondary and other monitors swapping positions within the Catalyst Control Center.
  • The secondary display device no longer fails to resume from sleep mode.
  • Connecting a DFP display device to a system running Windows Vista (32 or 64 bit versions) no longer results in the display modes of 1024x768, 800x600, and 640x480 being missing in the Catalyst Control Center.
  • A warning message no longer fails to appear when using an inappropriate DVI-HDMI adapter.
  • Hot plugging an HDMI display device to a system running Windows Vista (32 or 64 bit version) no longer results in the HDMI display device being detected as a DTV (DVI) device.
  • The color depth no longer changes to 8 bpp when enabling or disabling CrossFire for the first time.
  • Playing DVD content using the Windows Media Player no longer results in the playback being choppy.
  • Catalyst Control Center->Display Properties->Settings tab->Advanced: The adapter information is no longer displayed as ATI Display Adapter instead of the actual product name.
  • Setting the language option to any supported language other than English no longer results in the Help file for Hydragrid failing to appear.
  • The Windows Vista operating system no longer fails to resume from suspend mode when the HDMI display device is set to 1024x768 60Hz.on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD 2400 series of product.
  • Resuming from an S3 state no longer results in the display continually blinking on systems running the Windows Vista operating system (64bit version).
  • Setting the display resolution to 1920x1200, followed by playing a DVD title no longer results in playback of the DVD appearing jittery.
  • Connecting a CRT as a secondary display device no longer results in the inability to swap between a CV display device and a CRT display device.
  • Attempting to connect a TV using the S-Video connector no longer results in the TV failing to be detected in the Catalyst Control Center.
  • The display mode of 1920x1200 is no longer removed from list modes available for a connected CRT.
  • The Catalyst Control Center monitor page no longer displays incorrect information on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD 3100/3200 series of product.
  • German translation errors are now rectified for the Vista installer.
  • Enabling Overlay Theatre Mode while a movie is playing no longer results in the secondary display device displaying a black screen when extended desk mode is enabled.
  • Connecting a CRT and LCD display device, along with enabling clone mode and setting the display resolution to 1280x1600 no longer results in corruption being noticed.
  • Intermittent corruption when switching between an LCD display device and an HDMI TV no longer occurs.
  • The AMD Live Explorer carousel view no longer fails to load previews.
  • Attempting to resume from suspend mode when playing a Blu-Ray title no longer results in the Windows Vista operating system failing to respond.
  • The ATI Graphics Power Settings can now be changed in the Power options on system running Windows Vista and containing an ATI Radeon HD 2400 series of product.
  • Connecting an HDMI display device no longer results in the display failing to fit the screen properly when setting the display resolution to 1920x1200.
  • The display formats of 720p and 1080i are no longer displayed in the Catalyst Control Center when using a display device that does not support the modes.
  • Connecting a secondary display device and setting the display resolution to 1280x800 or greater no longer results in corruption being noticed when attempting to enable extended desktop mode.
  • Toggling a DX9 application between windowed mode and full screen mode on systems containing an ATI Radeon HD 36x0 series product and running the Windows Vista operating system no longer results in the operating system failing to respond
  • Enabling CrossFire no longer results in the ability to swap between display devices.
  • Hot-plugging and hot-unplugging an HDMI display device no longer results in the Catalyst Control Center failing to detect the correct setting of the display device.
  • Condition Zero and Google Earth no longer fail shortly after starting the applications on systems running Windows Vista.
  • Disabling the ATI graphics driver no longer results in the Windows Vista operating system failing to respond when using an ATI Radeon HD 2600 series of product.
  • Hot swapping a display device to the second DVI connector no longer results in the display device failing to be detected.
  • Setting the display resolution to 1360x768 or higher and attempting to play a Blu-Ray or HD DVD title using the Cyberlink player no longer results in the player displaying a blank screen.
  • Enabling Closed Captioning no longer results in a green line at left side and bottom of the text being noticed.

  • Driver Support Models
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