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MTW Viking Invasion Crash to Desk top

Windows XP (HE 2002), AMD ATHLON 64, DirectX 9.0c, NVidia GeForce 7300GS, Driver nv4-disp.dll version 6.14.0011-6921 (suspect, because the game used to run fine and this is what has changed)
Game loads and runs okay but suddenly blinks to desktop. Worse after battles or as the game gets further along. Very difficult to play later periods.
Tried loads of 'cures' as mentioned by the many other users with the same preoblem in the forum (but not loading earlier versions of Video driver as this is rather unrealistic) None of them helped noticeably.

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I've never heard of this kind of problem but,since it crashes at a certain level the reason could be,you don't have all the files of the game.So reinstall the game and see if it works.

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