Friday, September 11th 2009

ATI Catalyst 9.9 WHQL Released

AMD released version 9.9 of its ATI Catalyst driver suite that provides drivers and related essential software for ATI Radeon graphics processors, AMD 7-series core-logic, and ATI Multimedia products. This release mainly intends to fix application-specific issues, and features related to Catalyst Control Center application. For more details, refer to the Release Notes document. Highlights include:
  • Anti-Aliasing support for Ghostbusters
  • ATI CrossFireX support for Resident Evil 5
  • Graphics corruption fix for Sims 3
  • Catalyst Control Center - Basic now responds properly after exiting Quick Adjust Video Settings
  • Edge enhancement and de-noise sliders in Catalyst Control Center no longer lags or appears out of sync with mouse movement
  • Launching Hotkeys Manager in Catalyst Control Center no longer causes an unhandled exception error
  • The "Desktop Rotation" page in Catalyst Control Center no longer shows additional information for the second display when the secondary adapter is connected
  • HDMI is now detected properly as DTV (HDMI) instead of DTV (DVI) when the HDMI display is hotplugged for the first time
  • Catalyst Control Center no longer displays error message when specific HDMI displays are hot unplugged and hotplugged back
  • Intermittent failures no longer occur with MediaShow Espresso once a transcoding process has been completed
DOWNLOAD: ATI Catalyst 9.9
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68 Comments on ATI Catalyst 9.9 WHQL Released

#1
fullinfusion
1.21 Gigawatts
Nice, going to give it a try and see if it helps me problems...:toast:
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#2
[I.R.A]_FBi
just installed hotfix ... do i unintstall the reinstall?
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#4
fullinfusion
1.21 Gigawatts
It's an improvement in the SM3.0 score in 3dmark06 for sure :rockout:
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#5
Nick89
I wonder if theres any improvement for my crossfire set up.
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#6
Roph
Figures they would release this the day after I update to 9.8 :)
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#7
overclocking101
i get an error message "driver:could not iinstall the .inf file"
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#8
rockit00
NO reboot with Vista 32bit!!! YAY:laugh:
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#10
overclocking101
lol im on 32 bit vista and it made me reboot?? also look at my screenshot of ccc and gpu-z after instalation
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#11
SonDa5
:toast: Going for a clean install later on today.
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#12
fullinfusion
1.21 Gigawatts
by: department76
no problems installing on vista x64.
+1
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#13
ShRoOmAlIsTiC
messed up my system, prototype will no longer run at 1920x1080. max is now 1280x720, cant seem to get it back to normal.
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#14
erocker
by: overclocking101
i get an error message "driver:could not iinstall the .inf file"
by: ShRoOmAlIsTiC
messed up my system, prototype will no longer run at 1920x1080. max is now 1280x720, cant seem to get it back to normal.
Try this: http://forums.techpowerup.com/showthread.php?t=52502 :toast:
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#15
u2konline
These were released quicker then the 9.8 ones.
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#17
troyrae360
Once again ATI hase done it again :) just installed 9.9 and run Crysis Benchmark @ 1920x1080 on Very high settings, FPS never dropped below 25 maxed at around 55 and scored an avarage of
35 FPS!!!!! thats a record for my comp and all done on my Stock settings (cpu+gpu)

Very impressed :toast:
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#18
Mussels
Moderprator
nice, i had issues with 9.8 hotfix but this gives me those things + a stable driver


and it seems threes more than one HDMI fix here - this is great news, as HDMI bugs (scaling, missing options) is a long-standing, annoying bug with ATI drivers
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#19
SonDa5
:rockout: At this Rate when the 5000 series launches there will be a 10.0 version.
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#20
troyrae360
by: SonDa5
:rockout: At this Rate when the 5000 series launches there will be a 10.0 version.
I think the card will most definitley be out well before then, but prehaps nvidias answer to the 5000 series will probley be coming out closer to cat 10.0 ;)
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#21
Mussels
Moderprator
by: SonDa5
:rockout: At this Rate when the 5000 series launches there will be a 10.0 version.
:roll:

i was waiting for that.

the naming scheme is year and month.

year 2009 month 9
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#22
buggalugs
Ya i load this driver. Works sweet.
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#23
SonDa5
Did a clean install and so far it seems to be working well. I'm retuning my systems voltages to get everything right. Very smooth and fast so far. :rockout:
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#24
Kitkat
seems really good (2X 4890 1G) no "weird things" yet lol install went good
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#25
jessicafae
Anyone else notice that they released driver 9.9 on 9-9-09?
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