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GPU Caps Viewer 1.17.0 Released

GPU Caps Viewer 1.17.0 has been released

New Features and Changes are as follows:

• Adds Support for OpenGL 4.3

• Adds Support for GeForce GTX 660 Ti

• Minor Changes to the User Interface

The official site and download links can be found here http://www.geeks3d.com/20120807/gpu-caps-viewer-1-17-0-with-opengl-4-3-support/

Display.dll – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS 2011)

Display.dll – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS 2011)

19-Jul-2012 – 6.1.7601.22061 – Display.dll – x86/x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2726399 – You cannot change the DPI setting through a Remote Desktop session on a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2

07-Jan-2012 – 6.1.7601.21893 – Display.dll – x86/x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2661641 – Explorer.exe process crashes when you close the Screen Resolution dialog box in Windows 7 or

in Windows Server 2008 R2

07-Jan-2012 – 6.1.7601.17757 – Display.dll – x86/x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2661641 – Explorer.exe process crashes when you close the Screen Resolution dialog box in Windows 7 or

in Windows Server 2008 R2

Dns.exe – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS 2011)

Dns.exe – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS 2011)

02-Nov-2013 – 6.1.7601.22500 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2905363 – Windows DNS server incorrectly parses client computer records

08-Aug-2013 – 6.1.7601.22416 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2875350 – DNS Server service cannot bind to port 53 in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

09-May-2013 – 6.1.7601.22320 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2847677 – DNS service freezes in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

01-May-2013 – 6.1.7601.22313 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2845145 – A memory leak occurs in the DNS server service after you enable recursion on a server that is running Windows Server 2008 R2

06-Feb-2013 – 6.1.7601.22243 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2809959 – DNS Server service does not start on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2

07-Jan-2013 – 6.1.7601.22211 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2550719 – “Name Error 3” error message when you send a query to an EDNS-enabled forwarding DNS server, and the query is resolved by using WINS forward lookup in Windows Server 2008 R2

06-Sep-2012 – 6.1.7601.22108 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2739005 – DNS response packet is marked as invalid after you enable the EDNS probes feature on a DNS server that is running Windows Server 2008 R2

26-Jul-2012 – 6.1.7601.22071 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2738597 – TTL values are different when you send two queries for the same SOA record in Windows Server 2008 R2

16-Jun-2012 – 6.1.7601.22024 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2724183 – Parent DNS servers cannot resolve the names of records from a child domain after you configure DNSSEC for an Active Directory-integrated DNS zone in Windows Server 2008 R2

12-May-2012 – 6.1.7601.21993 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2712740 – TTL values are different when you send two queries for the same SOA record in Windows Server 2008 R2

27-Dec-2011 – 6.1.7601.21885 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2647170 – MS12-017: Vulnerability in DNS Server could allow denial of service: March 13, 2012

17-Dec-2011 – 6.1.7601.21879 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2655960 – DNS server stops responding to DNS queries from client computers in in Windows Server 2003, in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Server 2008 R2

28-Nov-2011 – 6.1.7601.21867 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2648326 – “Server Failure” error message and DNS name resolution of external websites fails on a DNS server that is running Windows Server 2008 R2

30-Sep-2011 – 6.1.7601.21829 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2586946 – You cannot update the name server records for a domain that has a “.no” top-level country code to use Windows Server 2008 R2-based DNS name servers

09-Sep-2011 – 6.1.7601.21814 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2616861 – DNS Server service does not respond to a CNAME query in the GlobalNames zone correctly in Windows Server 2008 R2

08-Sep-2011 – 6.1.7601.21813 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2616776 – DNS Server service does not use root hints to resolve external names in Windows Server 2008 R2

21-Jun-2011 – 6.1.7601.21754 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2562485 – MS11-058: Vulnerabilities in DNS Server could allow remote code execution: August 9, 2011

20-May-2011 – 6.1.7601.21731 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2408181 – AAAA record of a Windows Server 2008 or of a Windows Server 2008 R2 domain controller is deleted automatically if the domain controller uses an Active Directory–integrated zone and has a Microsoft 6to4 adapter

19-May-2011 – 6.1.7601.21730 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2548145 – The size of the Active Directory increases rapidly on a Windows Server 2003-based or Windows Server 2008 R2-based domain controller that hosts the DNS Server role

14-May-2011 – 6.1.7601.21728 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2549656 – DNS Server service randomly cannot resolve external names and returns a “Server Failure” error if IPv6 is disabled in Windows Server 2008 R2

11-May-2011 – 6.1.7601.21725 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2550719 – “Name Error 3” error message when you send a query to an EDNS-enabled forwarding DNS server, and the query is resolved by using WINS forward lookup in Windows Server 2008 R2

23-Mar-2011 – 6.1.7601.21690 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/983534 – Performance of the DNS Server service keeps decreasing under a heavy load situation in Windows Server 2008 R2

22-Mar-2011 – 6.1.7601.21689 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2508835 – DNS Server service does not resolve some external DNS names after it works for a while in Windows Server 2008 R2

13-Jan-2011 – 6.1.7601.21640 – Dns.exe – x64 – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2495375 – DNS does not respond to a request for a SPF (TXT) DNS record correctly in Windows Server 2008 R2 if the record is larger than 512 bytes

ATI / AMD Catalyst 12.2 Preview Driver

ATI / AMD have released the Catalyst 12.2 preview driver you can obtain the driver from here http://support.amd.com/us/kbarticles/Pages/Catalyst122Previewdriver.aspx

The AMD Catalyst™ 12.2 Preview includes all of the features found in AMD Catalyst™ 12.1, plus additional fixes that are not included in the AMD Catalyst 12.1 release.

Highlights of the AMD Catalyst™ 12.2 Preview Windows® release includes:

IMPROVEMENTS

  • AMD Eyefinity 2.1 technology enhancements
  • Additional resolution support:   Users can now choose from a larger set of resolutions when running AMD Eyefinity
  • Dynamic Configuration Changes:  Switching between different display configurations will occur automatically when physically plugging/un-plugging displays
  • HydraVision™ enhancements:  The Windows® Task bar can now be moved and resized based on users preference
  • Profile Manager improvements:  Increased support for Display Groups (including 5×1) and Extended configurations within the Profile Manager

RESOLVED ISSUES

Resolved Issues for the Windows® 7 Operating System

This section provides information on resolved known issues in this release of the AMD Catalyst™ 12.2 Preview software suite for Windows® 7. These include:

  • Call of Duty IV no longer displays random corruption when in DirectX® 9 more and the Edge Detect filter is enabled
  • A black screen is no longer occasionally displayed when running Portal 2 in 3D mode
  • All 3d Anti Aliasing settings are now correctly listed in the Vision Control Center
  • Morphological filtering settings are now correctly listed in the Vision Control Center
  • Civilization V no longer experiences random crashes when run in DirectX® 10 and DirectX® 11 modes
  • Enabling the ‘Edge Detect’ filter in Resident Evil 5 or Just Cause 2 no longer generates a random application crash
  • Battlefield 3 no longer hangs when MSAA is enabled
  • Saints Row III no longer experiences random hangs
  • Rage no longer experiences intermittent hangs when Crossfire is enabled
  • Dragon Age 2 textures no longer flicker when run in DirectX® 9 mode in Crossfire configurations with vsync enabled
  • Crysis Warhead and Battlefield Bad Company 2 no longer experience random crashes when Crossfire is enabled
  • Texture flickering is no longer experienced when playing Battlefield Bad Company 2 in DirectX® 11 mode

KNOWN ISSUES

Known issues under the Windows® 7 operating system

The following section provides a summary of open issues that may be experienced under the Windows® 7 operating system in the latest version of AMD Catalyst™. These include:

  • Vsync may be disabled after task switching when playing Rage
  • Skipping in game cinematics while playing Dragon Age 2 in DirectX® 11 mode may cause stuttering
  • Dirt 3 may experience flickering with Crossfire enabled and run in 3D stereo mode
  • Battlefield – Bad Company 2 may experience random flickering when run in DirectX® 11 mode

Known Issues under the Windows® Vista Operating System

The following section provides a summary of open issues that may be experienced under the Windows® Vista operating system in the latest version of AMD Catalyst™. These include:

  • Windows® Aero options may be missing after installing the latest driver