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Empire Total War Crashing after driver update 180.48

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Anyone have any clue as to why? this never happened with the old stock drivers from Nvida, however i rolled back to the previous drivers and now the game still crashes, anyone have any ideas?

Basically i get into game and as soon as i hit the "next turn" button after about 30 seconds the screen goes white and then crashes to desktop.
 
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any ideas?
 
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Try doing the update at stock settings rather than overclocked. My Pii 940 BE did 30+ mins of prime but couldn't stay stable when running WCG/BOINC even though the CPU was at a bit less load and was running a few degrees cooler.