Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 Release Notes

Article Number: RN-WIN-RADEONPRO-17.Q4

​Updated Last:​ November 15th, 2017

​​​​​Radeon™ Pro graphics empower content creators and designers at many levels, from casual makers and students all the way up to seasoned professionals and enterprise workstation users. Radeon™ Pro Software is certified in over 100 workstation applications covering the leading software professionals use, including Autodesk® AutoCAD®, Dassault Systèmes® CATIA™, Siemens NX™, Adobe® Premiere® Pro, Avid® Media Composer®, Autodesk® Maya® and many more.

Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 continues AMD's mandate to provide professionals support for the latest software and technologies. With new support for Radeon™ Software drivers, professional users can swap between their professional and gaming drivers for the optimal experience.

Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 can be downloaded from the following links*:

For Workstation

For Virtualization

Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 Highlights

This driver contains the "Driver Options" (only available on​ Microsoft Windows® 10) feature that allows the user to install a Radeon Pro Software professional driver and up to two Radeon™ Software Crimson ReLive Edition for Radeon™ Pro gaming drivers on their platform while using the supported products (Radeon™ Pro WX series and Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition).

NOTE:

    • Driver Options must be installed using the Custom Install option. If you have an existing AMD driver installed, do NOT use Clean Install under Custom Install. Otherwise, Driver Options cannot be enabled.
    • You can manually uninstall any existing graphics driver, then perform a Custom Install OR click Install rather than Clean Install under Custom Install.
    • It is advisable to always reboot the system after installing a new driver prior to a driver switch.

Fixed Issues

    • In Dassault Systèmes® SOLIDWORKS® 2017 (SP3 / SP4) with RealView enabled, a model in shaded mode may show lines and wireframe when rotated.
    • Users may encounter Blu-ray playback issues on PowerDVD after switching to Gaming Mode.
    • During sleep and resume, a user may experience a TDR when instant replay is enabled.
    • Video recorded through Radeon™ Pro ReLive may only show a green image and cursor on Radeon™ Pro WX 7100.
    • User may encounter display anomalies such as disabled display resolution field set at a fixed value after driver installation when connected using DP cable.
    • Unexpected behavior with Siemens Solid Edge® that may cause TDR and non-responsive states.
    • Unexpected behavior with 3DMark® Fire Strike and Cloud Gate.
    • AMD Eyefinity™ tab may not be displayed in AMD Radeon Pro and AMD FirePro Settings on Windows® 7.

"Vega" Specific Fixed Issues

    • With 10-bit displays, users may encounter anomalies in display results.
    • Forced EDID Emulation may fail to be enabled.
    • Intermittently, only one display per GPU is selectable for setting Timing-Client.
    • User may experience anomalies with Radeon™ ReLive after switching to Gaming Mode from Professional Mode.
    • Corruption/Flickering may be observed on selecting grid in SideFX® Houdini™.

VDI Specific Fixed Issues

    • Unexpected hangs may be observed when reinstalling the driver on VM.

Known Issues

    • User may encounter missing/incorrect gaming driver version number when installing and switching between Gaming Mode and Professional Mode.
    • User may experience display anomalies and system crashes when creating AMD Eyefinity™ setup.
    • A performance drop may be observed in SPECviewperf® 12.1.1 3ds Max®, SPECapc® 3ds Max® 2015 and SPECapc® SOLIDWORKS® 2015.
    • Intermittent shadow flickering observed in PTC Creo® in “Shaded with reflection” mode.
    • In SOLIDWORKS® 2017, the user may encounter anomalies during assembly “mate” process.

"Vega" Specific Known Issues

    • Unexpected behavior when resume from sleep on Radeon™ Pro SSG.
    • Unexpected behavior in Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC 8K playback when resuming from sleep and hibernate on Radeon Pro SSG.
    • The uninstaller may not remove amdssg64.sys during uninstall on Radeon Pro SSG.
    • The user may experience unexpected behavior creating 4x1 or 6x1 AMD Eyefinity display configurations with 5K displays.
    • Unexpected behavior with Packed Pixel with 10-bit support for Radeon Pro SSG.
    • Unexpected behavior with 6 4K display configuration while running 3DMark Fire Strike.
    • Application profiles may not be automatically created.
    • HBCC Memory Segment may not retain its applied value.

VDI Specific Known Issues

    • Unexpected behavior may be observed when triggering a TDR in a virtual machine using VMware Horizon® or Citrix® XenDesktop®.
    • User may see local mouse cursor displays over crosshair cursor in AutoCAD 2017.

ISV Certification Notes

    • Due to Maya-MtoA software issue Trac #3142, some Viewport Draw modes for stand-ins draw an infinite line. Workaround is to toggle the Viewport Draw Mode of the stand-in in the Attribute Editor.
    • Autodesk Maya 2017/2018 may show gray patch in playback in certain models due Maya issue Maya 41945. Workaround is to click on a different frame on timeline or to click on first frame.

NOTE: This driver is not intended for use on Radeon™ products running in Apple Boot Camp platforms. Users of these platforms should contact their system manufacturer for driver support.

When installing this driver for the Microsoft Windows operating systems, the user must be logged on as Administrator, or have Administrator rights to complete the installation of Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4.

Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 can be downloaded from the following links*:

For Workstation

For Virtualization

NOTE: Multi-GPU Single Large Surface on Microsoft Windows® 10 is not currently supported on any hardware for Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 driver.​

Product Compatibility
Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 is compatible with the following AMD graphics products:

​​​​ AMD FirePro™ and Radeo​n Product Family Compatibility
​​

​​Radeon™ Pro WX series

Radeon™ Pro WX 9100

Radeon™ Pro WX 7100

Radeon™ Pro WX 5100

​Radeon™ Pro WX 4100

Radeon™ Pro WX 3100

Radeon™ Pro WX 2100

​ ​

Radeon™ Pro SSG

Radeon™ Vega Fronti​er Edition

Radeon™ Pro Duo

("Polaris" & "Fiji")

AMD FirePro™ W series

AMD FirePro™ W9100

AMD FirePro™ W9000

AMD FirePro™ W8100

AMD FirePro™ W8000

AMD FirePro™ W7100

AMD FirePro™ W7000

AMD FirePro™ W5100

AMD FirePro™ W5000

AMD FirePro™ W4300

AMD FirePro™ W4100

AMD FirePro™ W2100

AMD FirePro™ W600

AMD FirePro™ S series

AMD FirePro™ S7150x2

AMD FirePro™ S7150

AMD FirePro™ S7100X

AMD FirePro™ S7000

AMD FirePro™ S9000

AMD FirePro™ S9050

AMD FirePro™ S9100

AMD FirePro™ S9150

AMD FirePro™ S9170

AMD FirePro™ S9300x2

AMD FirePro™ S10000

Packaged Driver Version

Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 installation package contains the following:

    • Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 with base driver version WHQL 17.30.2951 for Microsoft Windows® 10 and Microsoft Windows® 7.
    • Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 with base driver version WHQL 17.30.2952 for Microsoft Windows® Server 2016.

Compatible Operating Systems
Radeon Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 is designed to support the following Microsoft Windows platforms:

    • Microsoft Windows® 10 (32-bit and 64-bit version)
    • Microsoft Windows® 7 (32-bit and 64-bit version with SP1 or higher)
    • Microsoft Windows® Server 2016 (64-bit version)

See below for details:

​​​​​Product and Operating System Compatibility ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​
 ​ ​ Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows Server 2016
32-bit 64-bit 32-bit 64-bit 64-bit

Radeon™ Pro WX series
(excludes Radeon™ Pro WX 9100)

Radeon™ Pro WX 9100
Radeon™ Pro SSG
Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition
Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Polaris")
Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Fiji")
AMD FirePro™ W series

AMD FirePro™ S series
(excludes AMD Fir​ePro™ S7100 series)​

AMD FirePro™ S7100 seri​es​


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