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Error 1311. Source file not found ...\VL1715_setup\Data.Cab

I am unable to install the driver for my Princeton Graphics VL1715 monitor on this PC. I have previously used it with the same driver on a previous machine. Both are running WinXP Pro.

The installer cannot find the Cab file inside the VL1715,msi installation file.

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  • here2day Jan 22, 2009

    The PC is a Dell 8250. I've never looked at the motherboard. You suggest I reflash the bios and all of the drivers?



    By the way the install is from the C: drive, not a CD.

  • here2day Jan 24, 2009

    All other drivers except the Intel chipset (850 Family) are up to date.

    The video card is an Nvidia GEForce4 MX420. I updated the Nvidia drivers to no effect on this specific problem. However, the new Nvidia drivers have solved the original problem of getting CIV 3 to play on that PC. Therefore I no longer need to load the Princeton files. The PC seems to be happy without them. So in a sense you did solve my problem, and I have rated you unfairly low.

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    A wild guess, since you didn't give a brand of your computer.
     MSI mother board? Reinstall the motherobard software and drivers. 

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No . I am not suggesting that you flash the BIOS . I am suggesting that newer drivers are likely available  and you should download them and install,especially the video card driver. They even have diagnostic software fot your model, if you have or can borrow another monitor that will work.     Their seems to be 12 different video cards on your model alone. If this doesn't work , judge me not harshly but give me a chance to have you try something else. 

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  • Thomas F. Schneider Jan 24, 2009

    Thanks. I am glad the it worked out for you. 

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