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Failed to open Registry Handle in ATI Poll

Posted on 2006-11-02
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Every time I boot Windows 2000, I get the following error,

"Failed to open Registry Handle in ATI Poll"

This is a Rage 128 Pro PCI video card.

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Question by:chuck53
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I think you need a different video card driver - try ATI's latest version.  A similar question was asked here: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/Win2000/Q_20248682.html
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Try uninstalling your video drivers, reboot and reinstall. That my fix your issue. Or you can always get the most updated driver from the manufacturs website.

Best luck,
Louis.
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Downloading the latest driver from the AMD/ATI Web Site rectified the problem.
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