Issues Encountered When Running Windows® 8 "Metro" Applications

Article Number: GPU-504

​If a Metro application briefly opens and then immediately closes without any error message displayed please follow the steps below:

  1. Open the AMD Catalyst™ Control Center (Vision Engine Control Center)
  2. Switch to Advanced View
    • Preferences > Advanced View
  3. Select "Gaming" from the left, sidebar menu.
  4. Select "3D Application Settings" from the sub-menu that appears.
  5. From the options available, use the drop-down menu to set "Morphological Filtering" to OFF.
  6. Click, Apply.



Applicable Operating Systems:

  • Windows 8 (32 & 64-bit)

AMD Product Compatibility:

  • AMD Radeon™ HD Series