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Google Earth

Postby bgast1 on Mon Apr 07, 2008 9:14 pm

Does anyone know what it takes to get Google Earth to work with an ATI video card? I have an ATI Radeon X1950pro PCIe card. I have the restricted driver installed.
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Re: Google Earth

Postby Mattd4AX3 on Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:14 pm

bgast1 wrote:Does anyone know what it takes to get Google Earth to work with an ATI video card? I have an ATI Radeon X1950pro PCIe card. I have the restricted driver installed.

Have you tried using envy?
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Re: Google Earth

Postby bgast1 on Mon Apr 07, 2008 11:53 pm

Do you think using Envy to install the driver is better than using the restricted driver?
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Re: Google Earth

Postby Mattd4AX3 on Tue Apr 08, 2008 1:12 am

bgast1 wrote:Do you think using Envy to install the driver is better than using the restricted driver?

The restricted driver I believe only installs the 2d functionality which would explain why you can't use google earth ;).
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Re: Google Earth

Postby bgast1 on Tue Apr 08, 2008 7:51 pm

I don't know how google earth is supposed to look or what it supposed to do, but when I do get it up the earth sort of flashes. It does not stay visible. I did use Envy to install the driver and ATI Catalyst seems to work whereas it did not when I used the restricted drivers.
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