Error 1305: Error reading from file
Error 1305: Error reading from file (followed by the filename) occurs when updating TurboTax.
- You're not logged in as an administrator.
- An anti-virus, anti-malware, firewall, desktop search or backup program is interfering with Windows Installer.
- One or more program files have been corrupted or otherwise modified, and the original installation package or media is not readable.
- Restart your computer.
- Log in as a computer administrator.
- Exit all running programs, including virus-protection and firewall programs.
Remember to re-enable your security software after you've successfully installed or updated TurboTax.