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MSI Nvidia geforce 9800GT- Video driver failure, please help

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Last response: in Graphics Cards
November 10, 2010 9:08:05 PM

Hi I just installed my new MSI Nvidia Geforce 9800GT and i updated the drivers, However: Everytime I start a game the game plays for a few minutes and then it fails and i get a message stating that my video driver has failed for an unknown reason and has successfully recovered, now below i have pasted the actual error message from microsoft error report, can anyone help me?

A problem with your video hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly.

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: LiveKernelEvent
OS Version: 6.0.6002.
Locale ID: 1033

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BCCode: 117
BCP1: FFFFFA80067A8230
BCP2: FFFFFA6002B31E64
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_0_6002
Service Pack: 2_0
Product: 768_1

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a b U Graphics card
November 11, 2010 1:04:43 AM

Roll back the drivers to the previous version and see if that cures the problem.
It is not uncommon that the latest drivers cause problems that the original drivers supplied with the card do no have.
November 11, 2010 3:12:04 AM

Best answer selected by macrinus.
a c 326 U Graphics card
a c 221 Î Nvidia
November 11, 2010 3:22:35 AM

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