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Microsoft KB Archive/100172

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ACC: GPF with Diamond Viper VESA Local Bus Video Driver V1.01

Article ID: 100172

Article Last Modified on 5/6/2003


  • Microsoft Access 1.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Access 1.1 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Access 2.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Access 95 Standard Edition

This article was previously published under Q100172

Novice: Requires knowledge of the user interface on single-user computers.


When you are using version 1.01 of the Diamond Viper VESA local bus video driver for Microsoft Windows version 3.1, you may receive a general protection (GP) fault when you attempt to run Microsoft Access. The GP fault occurs immediately after you try to open a database.


This problem is caused by a fault in version 1.01 of the Diamond Viper VESA local bus video driver for Windows 3.1.


According to Diamond Computer Systems, later versions of the driver correct this problem. To obtain this driver, call Diamond Computer Systems Technical Support or download the latest VPRxxx.EXE file by modem from the Diamond Computer Systems bulletin board service (BBS) at (408) 730-1100.

The Diamond Viper VESA local bus video driver is manufactured by Diamond Computer Systems, Inc., a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

Additional query words: video driver gp fault gpf

Keywords: kbenv kbprb kb3rdparty KB100172