How to use different drivers for Video Adapter?

By cabeza77 ·

not for work this one but for home, am using a Dell 6400 with an ATI x1400, now:
I was using Dell ATI drivers for an external 27" monitor 1920x1080(native resolution on laptop is 1280x800). was working fine for like a week, then all of a sudden blue screes, even after rebooting blue screens! even after reinstalling the drivers! they come whenever i enable the monitor!
now, I'm using MobilityModded ATI drivers(from ATI, not Dell) and they work fine!
the thing is that this ones dont let me run the only game that I play(European Air War, by the way) it shows some weird texture degeneration and whatnot..
is there any way short of a double windows install that'll let me choose which driver runs on startup?

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Slow down and clean it up first.

by Spitfire_Sysop In reply to How to use different driv ...

Don't go messing with the OS. What you need is called Driver Sweeper.

and you need the latest official drivers for the card. Get them from the source:

Once you have collected the goods, do this:

Step One:
-Uninstall the current driver

Step Two:
-Run Driver Sweeper

Step Three:
-Install the new driver from AMD/ATI

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by cabeza77 In reply to Slow down and clean it up ...

thanks but see, the thing is this, whenever i reinstalled something it was cleaned with DriverCleaner, now the thing is it works fine with DELL drivers for games, but for using an External Monitor ATI drivers (changed from regular radeon x1400 to mobility radeon using mobility modder) are the ones that do the trick, so if there is a way to choose which drivers load on starup depending on the computer's use, all is fine!

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