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graphics driver not in database

Question asked by Mike Waumsley on Jul 23, 2014
Latest reply on Jul 23, 2014 by Mike Waumsley

Good afternoon all,


We have been using Soildworks 2010 now for well 4 years, and we have been very happy with it but havent really seen a need to upgrade as we simlpy can not justify the cost.


So I was very supprised to find today that solidworks is now "causing a problem" at start up and RX states:


Your current graphics card/driver combination is not in the SolidWorks systems/graphics card database.


This is pretty strange as the laptop we run it on remains unchanged and the graphics driver is also unchanged.


A check for the correct driver on SW website reveales that on windows 7 64bit is being supported. We are ans always have run Windows 7 32bit.


Is there a work around for this error?


We are now at a stop because of this fault.


Thanks for any help.