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ATi Releases Catalyst 10.1 for All Operating Systems!

ATI has released Cataylst 10.1 for all Operating Systems. Here’s links for your operating system as well as highlights from the releases notes 😀

Windows 7 x86 (x64)
Windows Vista x86 (x64)
Windows XP x86 (x64)

Performance Improvements

The following performance gains are noticed with this release of ATI Catalyst 10.1:

  • Left 4 Dead 2; Overall performance improves as much as 3% on ATI Radeonâ„¢
    HD 5700 series products and ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5800 series products

  • Crysis; Performance improves as much as 3% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5700 series
    products and as much as 4% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5800 series products

Resolved Issues for All Windows Operating Systems

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

  • Confirmation dialog box will now appear while extending the display through ATI
    Catalystâ„¢ Control Center

  • “Enable Manual Fan Control” check box will now be checked when utilizing external
    tools to apply fan speed

  • [ATI Catalystâ„¢ Control Center] The display order will now reflect changes properly
    when Eyefinity is re-arranged while desktop is rotated to portrait mode

  • Hot unplugging one of the displays in an Eyefinity configuration no longer causes
    rotation modes to disappear from ATI Catalystâ„¢ Control Center


Resolved Issues for the Windows 7 Operating System


This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows 7. These include:

  • [ATI Catalystâ„¢ Control Center] Enabling LCD Overdrive will no longer cause
    mouse cursor to magnify when moved overtop of the “Calibration Preview”

  • DisplayPortâ„¢ “Lower Setting Applied” and “Link Failure” messages will no longer
    appear after driver installation and reboot with DP displays connected to the mini DP
    port

  • Firefox now works properly and video no longer drop frames when playing Youtube
    clips with Adobe Flash Player 10

  • CrossFireâ„¢ logo now appears properly in CFX enabled applications like “3DMark
    Vantage” or “Call of Juarez”

  • [ATI Catalystâ„¢ Control Center] Newly added custom modes will now appear
    properly in desktop area tree view

  • Confirmation dialogue window will now appear when setting up Eyefinity mode
  • 120 Hz is no longer missing from display modes for specific digital displays
  • Specific configurations will no longer cause Ubisoft “Wheelman” to stop responding
    during gameplay

  • Loss of HDMI signal may no longer occurs when viewing Blu-ray content, and rescanning
    for the HDMI signal no longer cause the entire screen to shift and display a
    green border

  • Overscan/underscan issue no longer occurs when setting displays to HDTV modes
  • Performance drop no longer observed during some scenes of Resident Evil 5
    cinematics

  • Blocky grass and trees no longer visible in Unigine “Heaven” in OpenGL mode

Resolved Issues for the Windows Vista Operating System

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

  • Changing basic color settings will now reflect properly during playback with Adobe
    Flash Player using Internet Explorer or Firefox

  • The right side of HD progressive playback screen will no longer freeze while
    enabling split screen mode and dynamic contrast

  • Green horizontal line no longer visible at the top of the playback window when
    viewing SD HQV content with desktop resolution set to 25×16
 

Cogeco increases speed for High Speed customers.

Cogeco Website

Got this in my e-mail, and sure enough the speedtest reports i can upload at 100kb/sec now with ~1.4MB/sec down.

From the e-mail:

Dear Client,

The Internet is changing fast. Every day there are new and exciting things to see and do online.
To help you make the most of your online experience, we have great news to share about your current High Speed Internet service.

How fast is fast?

• Your download speed increased from 10 Mbps to 14 Mbps

• Your upload speed increased from 640 Kbps to 1 Mbps

Cogeco has increased the speed of your
High Speed Internet Standard package
at no additional cost.

Your download speed is now 40% faster. So now you can enjoy more of what the Internet has to offer – faster than ever before. Everyone is trying to get more for their money these days and we’re happy to make your dollars go a little further – or faster.

Of course it doesnt help that my monthly limit is only 60gb/month, but its progress.

 

Windows 7 has hit RTM Gold status at build 7600.16385.090713-1255

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Filesize: 2,501,894,144 byte
SHA1: 5395DC4B38F7BDB1E005FF414DEEDFDB16DBF610
MD5: D0B8B407E8A3D4B75EE9C10147266B89
CRC: C1C20F76

Filename: 7600.16385.090713-1255_x64fre_client_en-us_Retail_Ultimate-GRMCULXFRER_EN_DVD.iso
Filesize: 3,224,686,592 byte
SHA1: 326327CC2FF9F05379F5058C41BE6BC5E004BAA7
MD5: F43D22E4FB07BF617D573ACD8785C028
CRC: 1F1257CA

 

ATI releases Catalyst 9.6 XP/Vista/Win7

Windows 7 x86 (x64)
Windows Vista x86 (x64)
Windows XP x86 (x64)

From the releases notes:

Resolved Issues for All Windows Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for all Windows OS. These include:

  • Opening Crossfire pages no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding
  • Catalyst Control Center: With some multi adapter systems in clone mode, disabling the primary display is now possible
  • Changing the bitrate slider values, while transcoding WMV files, no longer causes Catalyst Control Center to stop responding
  • Catalyst Control Center: On some systems configurations, the Overdrive options no longer fails to display
  • Catalyst Control Center content no longer appears interlaced when automatic deinterlacing is enabled
  • Catalyst Control Center: Display settings no longer missing when hot plugging a CRT display in clone mode
  • Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer inadvertently enabled
    when using a non-HDTV resolution

  • Fixed a regression in ATI CAL that caused certain IL kernels that compiled and
    executed properly with Catalyst version prior to 9.4 to no longer work properly with Catalyst 9.4 or later

Resolved Issues for the Windows Vista Operating System

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

  • On some configurations, video artifacts are no longer visible during playback of
    transcoded video files
  • Second adapter will now run at default minimum clock values, instead of custom GPU clock values, without requiring the user to launch and exit the 3D game in full screen mode
  • Corruption and flickering no longer visible when switching between window and full
    screen mode when playing Crysis

Resolved Issues for the Windows XP Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows XP. These include:

  • Catalyst Control Center: Scaling option slider is no longer incorrectly enabled when
    using non-HDTV resolutions

  • System instability no longer observed when task switching to desktop when playing
    “Tom Clancy’s HAWK”

  • Catalyst Control Center: On some configurations, the scaling options are no longer
    missing for HDMI or component video displays

  • Team Fortress 2 some slowdowns no longer occur during gameplay

Resolved Issues for the Windows 7 Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows 7. These include:

  • Some systems with both a component video display and a secondary display, it is
    now possible to duplicate the displays using the display settings

  • Catalyst Control Center: Graphics corruption no longer visible when updating the
    ATI Graphics Power settings

  • Catalyst Control Center: System no longer fails to set the Component Video modes
  • Catalyst Control Center no longer shows Crossfire as disabled
  • Catalyst Control Center: Default HDTV modes can now be enabled properly
  • Enabling CrossFire under specific system configurations no longer causes Catalyst
    Control Center to stop responding

  • Intermittent corruption no longer visible throughout Enemy Territory Quake Wars
    levels
 

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