You might need to turn off “show compatible hardware” and then look for the extracted “. One a Pentium 4 2. I saw “R92LE Ver. I then chose to update the driver and browsed to the location on the hard disk where the driver files were placed during the previous installation attempt, i. However, after I rebooted the system Second Life then worked, so I didn’t make any further changes. Here is my crosspost with a solution for these pesky old ATI Radeon cards:
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The next problem arose when I tried to shut down or reboot.
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Can’t get this to work on Win 7. If you continue to receive this message, contact customer serive. During this installation attempt, I saw the message “Windows encountered a problem installing the driver software for you device”.
In Vista, this driver didn’t crash the system under any circumstances I tried. Back to search for a better solution. I tried to update the video driver through the device manager by having Windows search for an updated driver, but it didn’t find one.
This exercise demonstrates that Windows 7 works very nicely and MUCH better than Vista with legacy hardware, in fact with very old hardware. Though the Catalyst is not supported, the driver install worked without a hitch. It is posted here: As I couldn’t find this driver on the net anywhere, I decided to extract it.
I looked for a model number on the card. I also found people posting about problems getting a Radeon driver to work under Windows 7 at Radeon driver? Download 1 Download 2 Download 3.
POWERCOLOR ATI RADEON 9250 Video Card 256MB DDR 128-Bit DVI/TV-Out 8X AGP Model ‘R92U-LD3’
Try to setup your display adapter with a standard VGA driver before running setup. I couldn’t find a driver for Vista or Windows 7 on the manufactuer’s website.
I decided to install Windows 7 RC on some legacy hardware. Though Kmplayer clearly performed better, both of them did a good job. So I tried installing the driver by right-clicking on Video Controller under Other devices in the Device Manager and then selecting Properties.
I then chose to update the driver and browsed to the location on the hard disk where the driver files were placed during the previous installation attempt, i. R92uld3 it resulted in a corrupted registry, once unrecoverable necessitating a reinstall. And at Catalyst Radeon driver issues in Windows 7 RCI found a September 30, posting from someone else who had upgraded a Windows XP system with a Radeon to Windows who encountered problems with the display driver under Windows 7.
In that forum thread, I found a May 10, posting by regli stating he had found a driver that worked ok. One a Pentium 4 2. The installation failed, though.
I also searched The guru of 3D rqdeon for Radeon downloads, but didn’t find anything that looked promising. Here is my crosspost with a solution for these pesky old ATI Radeon cards: You might need to turn off “show compatible hardware” and then look for the extracted “.
However, after I rebooted the system Second Life then worked, so I didn’t make any further changes. Once installed, everything works fine for me on both machines.
PowerColor ATI Radeon 9250 R92u-ld3 Dvi-i 128mb DDR VGA LP T6-b1
It also points out that systems with onboard chips or graphics cards based on the 7 series, 8 series or 9 series ATI Radeons are not a lost cause for Windows 7. The package contains the following:.
Second Life is unable to run because your video card drivers did not install properly, are out of date, or are for unsupported hardware. When I searched online for information related to those, it appeared the adapter was an ATI Radeio video adapter. Therefore, you may have to replace your video card to resolve this issue.