QuickBooks accounting software comes with various integrated tools that help you in increasing the efficiency and makes accounting easy and comfortable. However, it is also true that the QuickBooks software has various error codes and issues that can affect your work flow and even can restrict you from opening the software itself. QuickBooks Error Code 1335 is also one of them that indicates that the cabinet file for the installation and the cabinet file[2] cannot be used. This error is triggered during the update process or repairing the QuickBooks installation. When this error pops up, it comes up with the following error message:

Error 1335: The cabinet file [data1.cab] required for this installation is corrupt and cannot be used.

Or

Error 1335: The cabinet file [2] required for this installation cannot be used.

Why Does QuickBooks Error 1335 Occurs?

Main factors that can cause the error code 1335 in QuickBooks are as given below:

  • The installation CD is damaged
  • CD or DVD writer of your system is damaged or not functioning properly
  • Your system does not have enough space to install the QuickBooks software
  • Antivirus or firewall program are not allowing the installation of QuickBooks software

How To Resolve The QuickBooks Error 1335?

In this article, we have provided three different solutions according to the causes. But before going on to the actual steps, you can try some basic steps that can also help you in resolving the error code 1335 in QuickBooks. The steps are mentioned below:

  • Make sure that the installation CD is not damaged and working fine. If the CD is damaged then you are recommended to get a new installation CD
  • Make sure that the CD or DVD writer of your system if functioning properly and if not then you need to contact a computer technician as soon as possible
  • Make sure that your system has sufficient disk space. If not then you need create space using the Disk Cleanup.
  • Disable the antivirus software before initiating the installation of QuickBooks software.

If these steps didn’t work and you are still facing the error then you need to follow the below-mentioned steps to resolve QuickBooks Error 1335:

Solution 1: Use QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool

  • Open the internet browser and go to the Official website of QuickBooks
  • From the website, download the setup file of QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool
  • Install the tool in your computer properly and then run the tool
  • Click on I am having problems installing QuickBooks and then click on OK
  • Once you start the scan, it will automatically detect and optimize the issues accordingly

Solution 2: Manually resolving the QuickBooks Error Code 1335

  • Log in to your system with Administrator rights
  • Insert the installation disk of QuickBooks and if the InstallShield Wizard pops up, close it
  • Press Windows + E to open the Windows Explorer
  • Right click on the CD drive and then click on Open
  • Now, right click on the QuickBooks folder and from the drop down list, select Copy
  • Paste the folder on your desktop by pressing CTRL + V button
  • Go back to the QuickBooks folder and copy the Thirdparty folder
  • Paste the folder on the same location where you have pasted the QuickBooks folder
  • Open the copied QuickBooks folder from desktop and double click exe file
  • If you still face the error then you need to go to the next step

Solution 3: Clean the Temporary Folder

  • Log in to your system with Administrator rights
  • Go to the folder:
    • Windows 8, 7, or Vista: C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp.
    • Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Setting\Temp.
  • Remove all the temporary files

Reach Us For Support

By following the above mentioned instruction properly, you will be able to resolve the installation error 1335 in QuickBooks. However, if you still face the same error or you are facing difficulties in any of the steps then you are recommended to get in touch with the experts of fixaccountingerror.com by dialing the toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-567-1159.