Catalyst® Version 6.2 for Windows ME Release Note

As of January 1, 2004, Microsoft no longer accepted certification submissions for the Microsoft® Windows® Millennium Edition operating system. The ATI Catalyst® Crew however is committed to all its customers and is now providing non certified WHQL software drivers for users of the Windows Millennium Edition operating system. These drivers will provide enhanced stability and focuses on fixing known issues associated with previous versions of the Windows Millennium Edition software driver. These driver updates will be made available on a quarterly basis.

Note: Windows 98/98SE is supported through the Windows Millennium Edition driver.


New Features

The latest release of the Catalyst® Software Suite for Windows ME now includes support for the ATI Radeon® X700 AGP series:

ATI product family support

The Catalyst® software suite is designed to support the following ATI product family:
Radeon® 9800 series
Radeon® 9000 series
Radeon® 9700 series
Radeon® 8500 series
Radeon® 9600 series
Radeon® 7500 series
Radeon® 9500 series
Radeon® 7200 series
Radeon® 9200 series
Radeon® 7000 series
Radeon® 9100 series
Radeon® Xpress 200 series

Note: ATI All-In-Wonder™ variants based on the above are also supported.

This Catalyst software suite also provides Beta software support for the following ATI products:
Radeon® X850 series
Radeon® X550 series
Radeon® X800 series
Radeon® X300 series
Radeon® X600 series


Issues Resolved in the Catalyst® Software Drivers for Windows ME

This section provides information on Catalyst® driver issues that have been resolved in the latest release of Catalyst®. These include the following:

ATI Customer Care

ATI Customer Care has recently upgraded their website to provide a higher level of technical support and easy of navigation. The ATI Customer Care website provides more accurate and up-to-date product support for optimum usability and performance. Technical issues are now categorized and personalized to enhance user experience. The ATI Customer Care Website can be found at:

To view a known or resolved issue, do the following:

  1. Go to: The ATI Customer Care web page is displayed.
  2. In the top left hand pane, click Advanced Search. The Advanced Search pane is displayed.
  3. Under Search Type: Select the By: ID option.
  4. Enter the Topic number.
  5. Click Go.

Catalyst® Crew Driver Feedback

This driver release incorporates suggestions received through the Catalyst™ Crew Driver Feedback program. To provide us with your feedback, visit: Catalyst® Crew Driver Feedback.

Note: You must be registered and signed in to access the Catalyst® Crew Driver Feedback program. Once you have registered, go to the ticket submission form, and select Catalyst® Crew Driver Feedback as the category.


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