AtI Catalyst Drivers upgrade

  thumbscrew 23:38 09 Aug 2008
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I've just tried to upgrade my ATI and the installation went almost to the end, but stopped and gave the following....."Setup will only run in Administrator mode-setup aborted". Can anyone help?

  mrwoowoo 00:12 10 Aug 2008

If Vista ,turn off your UAC untill it's done.
Control panel>user accounts>turn user account control off.

  mrwoowoo 00:14 10 Aug 2008

If xp,you could try installing in safe mode.
Or in safe mode with Vista if turning off UAC doesn't work.

  thumbscrew 00:25 10 Aug 2008

Thanks both.....XP. I'll try safe mode in the morning.

  Stuartli 13:51 10 Aug 2008

Do you really need all the Catalyst software?

I use only the ATi driver plus ATi Tray Tools, a compact alterntive to Catalyst that achieves the majority of the features. See:

click here

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