Cannot delete file: Access is denied -
"Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use."
"There has been a sharing violation."
"The source or destination file may be in use."
"The file is in use by another program or user."
- These are typical error messages you get when you try to delete a file that is locked by a process. But which process has locked the file? Use FreeFile to automatically find out which process is locking your file, and free the file by ending the process.
Platform: Win98,WinME,WinNT 4.x,WinXP,Windows2000
Link to FreeFile sample code
Date Added: Oct 29, 2006
Last check for an update: May 21, 2017
Last version date: Jun 07, 2003
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Scan Date: Apr 21, 2008