Inventor General

Reply
New Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎04-16-2012
Message 1 of 4 (258 Views)

Inventor not recognising graphics card.

258 Views, 3 Replies
10-13-2012 02:59 PM

Autodesk inventor wont recognise my discrete graphics card (AMD Radeon HD 6490M) and is running instead on the sub par integrated graphics card which results in slow performance even on very simple and small part files. The rest of the computer hardware is more than apt to run inventor, I am convinced that its a problem with the graphics card as the diagnostics show no sign of the system recognising the discrete graphics.

 

Is it a problem with my drivers, I have the latest installed?

 

Any help would be be greatly appreciated.

 

Thanks

Stephen.

*Expert Elite*
blair
Posts: 3,629
Registered: ‎11-13-2006
Message 2 of 4 (230 Views)

Re: Inventor not recognising graphics card.

10-14-2012 03:44 PM in reply to: studentengineer2345535

If it's new machine, most ship with old 1st release drivers. The first thing I would do is update to the most current Microsoft Certified drivers.

Did you find this reply helpful ? If so please use the Accept as Solution or Kudos button below.

IV2015 PDSU / Sim Mech 2015 /
Win7-64
EVGA X79 - Classified, iCore7 3930k 32Gb Quad-Channel
950Gb (2 x 500Gb Sata III SSD RAID0 Adaptec 6805E Controller)
Nvidia GTX-690 Classified - 335.23
SpacePilot Pro 3.17.7, 6.17., 4.11
Distinguished Mentor
Posts: 860
Registered: ‎11-03-2003
Message 3 of 4 (207 Views)

Re: Inventor not recognising graphics card.

10-15-2012 07:21 AM in reply to: studentengineer2345535

Is there an option in you BIOS to disable the integrated graphics?

If so I would disable it.

John Retzlaff
*Expert Elite*
mcgyvr
Posts: 6,394
Registered: ‎12-01-2004
Message 4 of 4 (194 Views)

Re: Inventor not recognising graphics card.

10-15-2012 08:12 AM in reply to: john.retzlaff

john.retzlaff wrote:

Is there an option in you BIOS to disable the integrated graphics?

If so I would disable it.


yep..disable the integrated graphics.

 

Did you find this reply helpful ? If so please use the Accept as Solution or Kudos button below.

Down with IDW/DWG files..... Long live 3D PMI... Hurry it up already..
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
2014 Product Design Suite Ultimate
Windows 7 64 bit
Core i7 4820k processor (OC'd to 4.4Ghz), Nvidia GTX 770, 16G RAM


You are not logged in.

Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register

Announcements
Welcome to the new Autodesk Community!
If this is your first visit, click here to get started and make the most of the Community. Let us know what you think of the new experience in the Community Feedback Forum.

Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions to get help installing your software.

Ask the Community


Inventor Exchange Apps

Created by the community for the community, Autodesk Exchange Apps for Autodesk Inventor helps you achieve greater speed, accuracy, and automation from concept to manufacturing.

Connect with Inventor

Twitter

Facebook

Blogs

Pinterest

Youtube