When I run Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor its says that my Graphics Card is not supported for Windows Aero. I have an ATI HD4850 with 1gig of memory and its a PCI-E card. I'm running Catalyst 9.10 drivers.

When I run Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor its says that my Graphics Card is not supported for Windows Aero.  I have an ATI HD4850 with 1gig of memory and its a PCI-E card.  I'm running Catalyst 9.10 drivers.  According to Aero's website my card should meet the min req.
 

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Last updated March 13, 2018 Views 831 Applies to:
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You can believe the advisor. Min. req. doesn't mean it has a working driver for Win 7 using Aero. If you ran the troubleshooting for Aero in Control Panel, it would undoubtedly tell you the same bad news.
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