Error: "The NVIDIA OpenGL driver lost connection with the display driver due to exceeding the Windows Time-Out limit.: Error code: 7" occurs when using certain 3D operations, such as render settings in 3D Scene Properties. 


Render your image without shadows. Turn off shadows in the 3D panel's Scene Properties section.

Additional Information

Two video cards that we know are affected by this issue are the Quadro 1800 and the GeForce GTX 690.