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Multiple GPU drivers at once.

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I have a retro gaming system with an AMD APU with Radeon HD 6320 graphics (G-T56N) running Windows XP SP3, and I have recently acquired a discrete Radeon HD 7570 GPU.

 

Will having both drivers installed at the same time cause problems?

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Make sure the driver supports both GPUs, currently 7000 series is still supported but 6000 series is not


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Yeah, it will. You would need to use ddu to uninstall the old drivers, then install the new ones

 

Also, my HD 3650 played mc 1.15 fine, that's a strong GPU for retro games.


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50 minutes ago, Garlic said:

I have a retro gaming system with an AMD APU with Radeon HD 6320 graphics (G-T56N) running Windows XP SP3, and I have recently acquired a discrete Radeon HD 7570 GPU.

 

Will having both drivers installed at the same time cause problems?

They likely will cause problems. Update your driver to the latest version and uninstall all previous ones in your device manager screen. They will appear as greyed out once you make them visible under the 'view' tab and click on 'show hidden devices'. Restart your computer afterwards. 


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