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Nvidia Driver crash problem

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hey ocn.

So for the past few months whenever i play video either on youtube. VLC media player, itunes, or windows media player my screen stops, goes black, comes back and has a Nvidia driver kernal has stopped responding and has recovered.

the video box turns green and doesnt stop unless u restart the video. its really getting frustrating.

1 more important thing is that while im playing games like WoW, BFBC2, Mafia 2, SC2 it NEVER crashed. ive rolled back drivers alot and no no fix. i have 266.58.

i think it has to do something with my video card clocking back. is there any way to lock my card in 3d mode so it stays at stock clocks and doesnt underclock itself?
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try changing power management mode from adaptive to performance and see if that helps.

EDIT: sorry thats in the nvidia 3d settings
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The new 270.61 drivers may help.
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i think i fixed it. i changed the power settings in nvidia tool bar and my clocks havent dropped. so far so good. thanks!
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