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File is opening with other user

  1. #1


    Posts : 13
    Windows 8

    File is opening with other user


    Dear All,
    At my 10 computers network that each client are accessing files from file server...
    some files, when i tried to delete or rename, the message a alert relate File is beginning open by other user..
    When i asked other use that they are opening or no? they said no!

    Here is my question,
    Do we have any program to see the file that we are attempting to delete is currently open in which program?
    This is we face with two of our computers..

    Thanks you

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Southern California
    Posts : 788
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center x64


    Restart the server. Or restart the client(s). If you need the file and cannot modify it, copy it somewhere.

    No program I am aware of does what you need it to do.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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