hl2.exe has stopped working

When I start GMOD it crashes before the menu pops up. I Vista 64 bit Home. I have integrated Intel chip set. It’s a laptop BTW.

It was a bug that went around a week or two ago. it happened when TF2 got an update. Heres a link to how i got mine fixed: http://www.facepunch.com/showthread.php?t=772126&page=2

Or heres the solution:

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hope that helped

This same error happend to me do you get this?:

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