AMD Adrenaline Software affecting speed

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AliHJ
AliHJ Member Posts: 6

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AMD Adrenaline Software is causing my laptop to bootup very slow. Will it be okay if I remove it and let Windows update my graphics drivers? 🤔

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  • GAMING6698
    GAMING6698 ACE Posts: 6,421 Pathfinder
    edited October 2023
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    Use DDU to clean uninstall your gpu driver then while installing amd software from and site, Select Driver only . I am using driver only installation and it's great.

    Also, Windows overwrite new amd drivers with their old one which cause many performance issue. So after installing new amd driver their site. Follow these below steps-

    I recommend you to download latest amd software first then Follow these steps-

    1)Clean uninstall gpu driver using ddu with disconnected wifi and paused windows updates
    DDU Uninstaller- https://www.guru3d.com/files-details/display-driver-uninstaller-download.html
    (Run ddu uninstaller in safe mode then select GPU under dropdown menu then select amd and click on clean and restart)

    2)Install amd software
    Amd software- https://www.amd.com/en/support
    (Download latest recommended version)

    3)Download below tool to hide that gpu driver update that windows is Installing from link
    https://download.microsoft.com/download/f/2/2/f22d5fdb-59cd-4275-8c95-1be17bf70b21/wushowhide.diagcab

    4)Open this tool hide every update name start from amd
    (If it doesn't show any update then try to connect wifi and try again)

    5)Restart your laptop and windows will not install amd driver anymore

    windows 10/11 optimization guide for gaming 
    Windows 10/11 optimization guide for gaming — Acer Community

    My AN515-43 laptop UserBenchmark-
    https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/51514566
  • alx181
    alx181 Member Posts: 34 Enthusiast WiFi Icon
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    Yes, it is okay to remove AMD Adrenaline Software and let Windows update your graphics drivers. In fact, some users have reported that their laptops have performed better after removing AMD Adrenaline Software.

    To remove AMD Adrenaline Software, follow these steps:

    1. Open the Control Panel.
    2. Click on Programs and Features.
    3. Find AMD Adrenaline Software in the list of programs and click on Uninstall.
    4. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall AMD Adrenaline Software.

    Once AMD Adrenaline Software is uninstalled, Windows will automatically install the latest graphics drivers for your AMD graphics card. You can also check for the latest graphics drivers manually by following these steps:

    1. Open the Device Manager.
    2. Expand the Display adapters category.
    3. Right-click on your AMD graphics card and select Update driver.
    4. Select Search automatically for drivers.
    5. Windows will search for and install the latest graphics drivers for your AMD graphics card.