ATI Mobility X700 Conflict with Word

By stylesm3
Sep 27, 2005
  1. ATI Mobility X700 Driver Conflict with Word

    I've just bought a new laptop, it's an Advent 7079. The computer is very impressive and does everything i need it to apart from word processing.

    When i open microsoft word i can use it for a varying amounts of time before the whole thing will just fall over and blue screen of death the laptop, dumping all the physical memory. I have tried different versions of the Ati drivers and none seem to help, and have also tried 2 different versions of windows and 2 different versions of office, none of which have solved the problem.

    Windows and VPU recover are telling me this is a graphics driver error and mention ATI so it must be the graphics card?

    Does anyone know how i can fix this as it's getting annoying now!

    Thanks for your time, much appreciated
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Look at the troubleshooting page in advanced display properties. Try disabling combined writes and reducing the video acceleration.
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