Though we don’t normally report on Windows updates, we’ll make an exception on this one. AMD sends word this evening that they are advising users to remove update KB3004394, which was released as part of this week’s Patch Tuesday, due to driver installation issues this update is inflicting. The update, designed to update Windows’ root certificate store, has apparently been causing havoc on some Windows 7 configurations. In AMD’s case what they are finding is that the update prevents the installation of new graphics drivers on affected systems, with both AMD and NVIDIA drivers refusing to install. More broadly, Infoword is reporting that KB3004394 is also being blamed as the culprit behind certain issues affecting Windows Defender, Task Manager, and other software. At this point this...

ATI TV Wonder PCI

A cost effective upgrade to add TV support to your PC, unfortunately ATI's history of poor driver support is evident with this product.

0 by Jason Clark on 2/6/2000

Leadtek WinFast GeForce 256 SDR

Leadtek, who was the first to release a TNT2 card, has made another first with their WinFast GeForce 256 SDR card. Using reference design and reference based drivers, Leadtek...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 2/4/2000

ASUS V6800 Deluxe DDR GeForce

With powerful DDR SGRAM, ASUS enters the DDR GeForce market with a multimedia powerhouse. This card can do almost anything: from video output to acting as a security system...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 2/2/2000

ASUS V6600 Deluxe SDR GeForce

Video in, video out, and VR functions built in, who could ask for a more complete card. The ASUS V6600 Deluxe provides a complete multimedia experience at a price...

2 by Matthew Witheiler on 1/26/2000

NVIDIA Quadro DDR

0 by Gary Jones on 1/25/2000

ASUS V6600 SDRAM SDR GeForce

In an effort to be one of the first GeForce cards on the market, ASUS has used the NVIDIA reference design to produce an SDR GeForce card. What does...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 1/19/2000

Gigabyte GA-660 Plus TNT2-Pro

Being one of the few TNT-Pro cards on the market, Gigabyte makes a good impression on a growing market. Their customary dual cooling system helps to keep temperatures low...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 1/15/2000

ELSA ERAZOR X SDR GeForce

With a design that is out of the ordinary, ELSA has produced an NLX form factor GeForce card. Did they succeed in their task of bringing high performance gaming...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 1/12/2000

3dfx Velocity 100

0 by Mike Andrawes on 10/29/1999

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