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Old 11-08-2015, 08:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I have AMD graphics drivers (Radeon R9 200 Series) that I have not updated for about a year. (I know I'm stupid). I just haven't got round to doing it, for a whole year. If I update will it cause any problems or should it be ok? Thanks.
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Hi, I have AMD graphics drivers (Radeon R9 200 Series) that I have not updated for about a year. (I know I'm stupid). I just haven't got round to doing it, for a whole year. If I update will it cause any problems or should it be ok? Thanks.
Best answer anybody can give you? It depends.

There isn't really a definite answer...keep the install files for your current version handy, update, and if things break just roll back.
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Yea, AMD has refined a lot in their drives in the past year, especially in frame times. I would definitely upgrade. Use DDU to properly remove the old drivers before installing the new ones.
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Ok, thanks guys.
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