Mass Effect Has Stopped Working

I installed mass effect 1 as well as the patch 1. 02 but when i try to play the game, it does not work and gives me a message that mass effect has stopped working with the details below:

Problem signature:
  Problem event name:    appcrash
  Application name:    masseffect.exe
  Application version:    1. 2. 20608. 0
  Application timestamp:    4a55ff66
  Fault module name:    masseffect.exe
  Fault module version:    1. 2. 20608. 0
  Fault module timestamp:    4a55ff66
  Exception code:    c0000005
  Exception offset:    008b784d
  Os version:    6. 1. 7600. 2. 0. 0. 768. 3
  Locale id:    7177
  Additional information 1:    0e99
  Additional information 2:    0e9901819966b8ee29afe09e61cc8826
  Additional information 3:    f3b8
  Additional information 4:    f3b80781c29e5227c466095aa7be8231
It then tells me that i must download the patch 1. 02 which will solve the problem. But that did not work. In the mean time i have: 1. Re-installed the game and patch. 2. Installed latest windows updates. But still does not work. I am now in the process of downloading the latest nvidia driver to see if this helps. Please let me know if there is another issue that i am missing.

My system: windows 7 premium 64bit, intel core i5-750, asus p55dle motherboard, 4gb ram, asus gtx750 screen card.

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