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I have got a Windows 7 x86_64 Disk. What (Kaboobly Doo) information do I need to know?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I have done XP dozens of times. Is it different?

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I do not have a beard. Will it matter?

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That will not matter at all.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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Is BSD easier to install nowadays?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I have not looked at BSD since 1999 or so.

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**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I did not like it back then and chances are it is still bad today.

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'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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So they end up in the ocean?

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Yes, so might I.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Sounds like you should leave BSD alone. Can you swim?

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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I have done it several times. There isn't really anything you need to know.

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I reinstalled Windows but i am having problem with Catalyst control center.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Did you download the latest one?

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I've no idea.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What is the problem that you are having with it?

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I tried the autodetect utility. It said that bla-bla-bla is required for this system. I downloaded that (with the utility) and tried running it, it said my system does not support this.

I tried installing Catalyst by downloading the setup itself. It is either failing or appearing to have succeeded but not giving the required switchable graphics functionality.

I tried the HP Support Assistant. It downloads some Kaboobly Doo and fails installing it.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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the required switchable graphics functionality.

What is that?

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I have two cards - Intel HD and AMD Radeon. AMD Radeon is better but I do not know what it is good for since it generates too much of heat for any gaming.

The Catalyst Control Centre enables me to select one of the GPUs at a time.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I did not know that catalyst would control another GPU.

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I uninstalled AMD's drivers and installed the driver for the intel chip. The problem is temporary resolved. But I cannot use the AMD GPU now.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The Radeon card? But since that overheated anyway why do you care?

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I do not. I do not think I can use the Radeon Card with this Laptop at all.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Then you are done with a successful installation!

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