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Your Graphics Hardware does not support all features error

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Are you struggling with this error message?

“Your graphics hardware does not support all features (CSM) needed to run this game”

Well so was I, after recently installing the new AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Processor with Radeon Vega Graphics and everything was running apparently smoothly. After everything was installed and running fine, I loaded up my Steam account, downloaded all the top games and fired up CS: GO for the evening. However, I didn’t get very far

The aforementioned error message appeared on my screen:

Your graphics hardware does not support all features (CSM) needed to run this game error message

 

My immediate reaction (apart from disappointment) was to head straight to Google (as surely I’m not the first ever person to get this issue), and I was correct.

Google search for error message

All of the top hits all said error solved, so I was optimistic about a quick fix and having enough time to fire up CS:GO still.

The issue then hit me - and it’s a very simple one -  which completely eluded me for some reason. Normally once you’ve set everything up, you install any drivers you might need, as there’s no standalone GPU with this build, I neglected the idea that there would be Graphics Drivers.

I was, however, very wrong. Thus, my pride is hurt

Radeon Driver graphics are still needed, even with the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G Processor, so head here and there will be two different drivers to install, the AMD Ryzen Master and Radeon software drivers: 

https://www.amd.com/en/support/apu/amd-ryzen-processors/amd-ryzen-5-desktop-processors-radeon-vega-graphics/amd-ryzen-5-0

If you download them, they’re approx 64MB and 348MB in that respective order. Install them and let them do their thing. Do a quick restart just to be sure and then fire Steam back up and give that a try, you should be good to go. I was.

CSGO Loading up now drivers are installed

CSGO Loading up now drivers are installed