If you own a Windows PC with an AMD Radeon GPU, you are, more than likely, not been happy with how the company has handled the development of its Catalyst Control Center.
A lot of users will understandably be reluctant to go back that far unless they have to. If you can put that in your post it will help people searching to find this thread. Yes, i have tried the drivers and many other fix suggestions on this thread.
Applicable Products: This fix applies to the following configuration(s): * Hardware o ATI Radeon™ HD 5xxx and ATI Radeon Mobility equivalent series of products o ATI Radeon HD 4xxx and ATI Radeon Mobility equivalent series of products o ATI Radeon HD 3xxx and ATI Radeon Mobility equivalent series of products o ATI Radeon HD 2xxx and ATI Radeon Mobility equivalent series of products o ATI Fire Pro™ Professional series of products * Software o ATI Catalyst Control Center * Operating System(s) o Windows 7 32-bit Edition o Windows 7 64-bit Edition o Windows Vista 32-bit Edition o Windows Vista 64-bit Edition o Windows XP Professional / Home o Windows XP Media Center Edition o Windows XP 64-bit Edition This fix is supposed to work for this error: Bad video card drivers!
----------------------- Minecraft was unable to start because it failed to find an accelerated Open GL mode.
Despite searching days for a fix when i was trying to play minecraft, under 10 minutes i stumbled upon a little piece of heaven. Also which card do you have that you know this works for? :smile.gif: Helpful thread, but can you please expand on what lead you to this particular driver over the current ones?
You haven't mentioned whether you tried the current drivers first, so we don't know if this is a just random driver issue that might be better resolved by using the current drivers, ie if you and that other poster had only Windows supplied drivers before and never installed a full Catalyst suite.