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Hello everyone. So recently I came  across an issue. I was playing the game yesterday and realized I needed to build a nice waterfront area. So as usual I came to Simtropolis to DL some cool things, I ended up DLing some things from the CDK by pegasus. However, not sure what the issue is. When i try to enter a city, any city, the game will CTD. I deleted the files I recently added and still CTD. The game has been working well for months, without any issue until now. Any idea of how to fix this ?

I have a windows 7, and I am 100% sure the game is updated fully. 

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While I'm not one of the tech savy guys- I will share a couple of steps you can do to help speed up the process;

  1. Whenever the game crashes, it will create an Exception Report - located in a dedicated folder in your SimCity4 folder. Share the first 20 lines (or so) with us (this is the only useful info)
  2. Start the game without any custom content (plugins). If this works it's not computer related.
  3. Add your main graphic plugins like terrain mods, water mods and bugfixes and the NAM. If it still works - the problem is probably not graphics related
  4. Add your other plugins using the half by half method. This will check to see if there are any conflicting plugins

Wait for the experts to dive further into the problem if none of this fixes the issue

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  • Exception time: 07/04/2018, at 10:34:53.
    Exception code: 0xC0000005 (-1073741819) ACCESS_VIOLATION.
    Current thread ID: 6264 (0x00001878).
    Version information:
    Application/module path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxis\SimCity 4 Deluxe\Apps\SimCity 4.exe
    Application/module version name: SimCity 4
    Application/module version: 1.1.640.0
    System version: Windows NT 6.1
    System memory: 4096 Megabytes total, 2368 Megabytes free.

    Exception module:  C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxis\SimCity 4 Deluxe\Apps\SimCity 4.exe.
    Exception address: 0x00747da5. Section:Offset: 0x01:0x00340da5.

    Registers
       EAX: 00009dd6
       EBX: 00000020
       ECX: 00000000
       EDX: 00000000
       ESI: 17488e14
       EDI: 000000c0
       CS:EIP: 0023:00747da5
       SS:ESP: 002b:0018fa40  EBP:00000000
       DS:002b  ES:002b  FS:0053  GS:002b
       Flags: 00010246

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