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Archived Post 03-12-2012 07:55 AM

AMD Radeon HD6670, black flickering boxes all over screen!
 
HELP! Distress call!

I have the AMD Radeon HD6670 Graphics card, on my x64 XP computer I just built and I'm getting stupid boxes all over the place. I mean, the game runs smooth UNDERNEATH the boxes, but it's still a pain in the *** trying to see what the hell's going on.

The game gave me a warning before I started saying that my drivers were out of date so I went to the website and updated them. They are the correct drivers and most current ones.

Here's a pic of what the hell's happening:

http://www.imagebam.com/image/6091ea179417637

Archived Post 03-12-2012 07:56 AM

Do you have the Direct X 11 renderer enabled (it's in the video tab at the bottom under troubleshooting).

I enabled the Direct X 11 renderer but I had similar issues, though only in space.

My card is an AMD Radeon 5970

Archived Post 03-12-2012 08:00 AM

I don't have that option under "Troubleshooting" :(

Archived Post 03-12-2012 08:38 AM

Okay, from running about a bit I have realised that only 3D objects are being affected. Flat 2d texture are fine.

Archived Post 03-12-2012 08:43 AM

Should be there, I'm at work I don't remember the exact location. I remember having to drill down a menu or something.



Optiions
Video Tab
Show Advanced video settings
Scroll to the bottom and click on troubleshooting

Is there not a pull down there to select the renderer type?

Archived Post 03-12-2012 10:22 AM

I had the same bug after installing the latest drivers.

I just downgraded back to the version 12.1, and the bug was gone.

Archived Post 03-12-2012 11:11 AM

I will note I have this exact issue in Catalyst 12.3 in SWTOR with AA turned on. The new AMD drivers are buggy.

Archived Post 03-12-2012 11:14 AM

It's cool guys, just kept re-installibng it and BAM it's working. Now I need to solve all the problems with my indie games. THANKS GUYS!!! :3

Archived Post 03-13-2012 07:38 AM

I'm so glad I'm not the only one with this problem. I'll take a look into down-grading my driver.

Archived Post 03-13-2012 06:23 PM

CO and STO seem to be both having this problem after the 12.2 catalyst drivers are installed. Turning off anti-aliasing fixes it in every instance I've seen it (3 computers).

Here's what it looks like in CO, and solution. same issue though.


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