Posted on Monday, October 09 2006 @ 00:45:08 CEST by LSDsmurf
What's New in Omega Drivers version 3.8.291
Based on the Catalyst 6.9 Official drivers.
Soft mods are now supplied by Tech Power Up.
Updated to Multires 1.58
From Cat 6.6 and up ATI removed driver-level support for the following
series of cards (including Mobility models): 7000, 7200, 7500, 8500, 9000,
9200, 9250. Since the Omega Drivers use ATI drivers as a base, that means
they will also not include support for these chipsets, they may install, but
the PC may give you a BSOD or a black screen upon boot.
What's new for ATI Tray Tools version 126.96.36.1990
Added configuration dialog for Overdrive 3. You can use it if you don't
want to overclock your board on low level or if you have a problem with low
level overclocking. Remember this option will be active only if your video
board support Overdrive version 3 and ATI HotKey poller service is started.
Added overclocking support for X1300/X1600/X1800/X1900. Memory
overclocking for X1300 doesn't work in this release. Also remember that you
must disable ATI HotKey poller if your board can operate in 2D/3D mode or
your clocks always will be resets to ATI default clocks. Try do not
overclock your board while any 3D games are active. Do it before launching
game via game profiles it is a safest way.
Updated color correction hotkeys, to support new color correction formula
Updated 3D renderer and benchmark module.
Fixed situation when 3D renderer shows artifacts after using benchmark
Added support for Avivo Colors correction. Hue/Saturation will only work
on R5xx video boards. There are no way to activate them for old video board,
so do not ask me about it.
Updated auto FAN control functionality for R5xx boards.
Updated system information module. Added basic information about Overdrive
Fixed broken OSD functionality for Direct3D8 games and applications.
Fixed detection of current 3D profile with no GI option included
Now Shared memory information about FreeVideo and Texture memory will be
updated only if 3D game or application is active and OSD enabled.
Updated FlashOSD module. Added voltages information for X1xxx video boards
and ASUS Video boards with FinTEK sensor (like 9600XT/9800XT)
Fixed rendering procedure in FlashOSD module for some of non-alpabetical
Fixed bug when "Scale image to panel size" option doesn't work
in certain situations.
Updated support for HDTV modes. Added a few new modes. Only supported
modes can be adjusted. Note some modes can be disabled in certain situation,
such as display rotation
Added support for "Preserve Aspect Ratio" option in Display
module. If supported by LCD or DFP display.
Fixed bug with hotkey for decreasing contrast in color correction
Added GPU and Memory Voltage control procedure for X1600/X1800/X19xx (if
supported by hardware)
Monitoring Graphs window now will be automatically reopened after suspend
mode if it was active before entering into Suspend mode.
Added option to Force TV Detection.If you are using an older TV or one
that has non-standard inputs that may not be automatically detected, use
Force TV Detection.
Added test support for X1300/X1600/X1800/X19xx Radeon video boards into TV
Improved TV Out support for mobility chips. ATT has partial support for
mobility chips, so do not expect a lot :)
Updated Core names database. Added information about RV570/RV535 chips.
Added option to automatically shutdown "ATI HotKey Poller" for
R5xx board. If you want to use overclocking functions in ATI Tray Tools for
those video boards, you must always disable "ATI HotKey Poller"
service to prevent from resetting clocks and voltages to default state.
Fixed FlashOSD functionality corrected wrongly shown GPU/Memory speed for
R5xx video board in 3D mode.
Added localization support. Big thanks to all who helped to translate ATI
Tray Tools into other languages.
Added new command line parameters:
/LDSD - Load "Default Single Display" profile
/EXD - Turn Extended Desktop On/Off
Added an ability to skip overclocking at start up. Just press left CTRL
button while windows is loading.
Program Information Category:
Free Version: 3.8.291 Size: 23.1MB Works on: Windows