Asked • 06/19/19

Find out which process is locking a file or folder in Windows?

How can I find out which process is locking a file or folder in Windows?For instance, when trying to delete a folder, Windows reports this:> The action can't be completed because the folder is open in another programHappens the same with a file, but how do I find out what program or application is currently using it and preventing me from deleting the file or folder?

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Teresa C. answered • 11/11/19

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Introductory and General Chemistry for High School/College Students

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