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Incorrect path to INI file

When i install my nancy drew game it wont let me play when i click on play it says " ERROR incorrect path to INI file. what can i do to fix the problem? thank you

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  • sonosavvy Jan 19, 2009

    That happened to me to. I tried the carosel game on vista and it will not work. they are supposed to be putting on new (old games) that will be compatable but I do not think they have done that yet. Apparently any game before Danger by design will not wok on vista

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    camprockrock Jul 23, 2012

    You can do this to install older Nancy Drew games, but I am having (I think) the same exact problem with the SSH game, too. Even after I tried installing it the way like in this video..http://youtu.be/hOZ0UwNKsho

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    i run the game, but it starts saying "unable to find data path"

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Install the game and when it gets to the install on C:\nancy drew click browse and choose program files then install there the game will then run but requires the cd to be in the drive

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  • martinaj Nov 03, 2010

    thank you SO much! that totally worked :D

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Uninstall the game...
Then open the CD drive and find the setup.exe
'right-click' and 'run as adminstrator'.
Install the game and then reboot.
The game will then work.
It works on Vista and Windows 7 perfectly.

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If you are having problems installing an older Nancy Drew PC game, follow the instructions in this video and watch the walkthroughs for the games if you are stuck. http://youtu.be/hOZ0UwNKsho I love his videos. Such a great help. :) Good luck!

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