1.    17 Mar 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10

    Can't rename. File in use.


    I keep getting an error message about renaming a file that is in use. I made sure everything is closed, including files, folders & programs. I closed windows explorer as well. The file I want to rename is definitely not open anywhere.

    Help Please,
    MamaWolf
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  2.    17 Mar 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
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    Hi, try Lockhunter (freeware) to check if sthg is locking the file, or Unlocker, for example.
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  3.    17 Mar 2016 #3
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    LockHunter worked. Thank you very much.

    MamaWolf

    Quote Originally Posted by dalchina View Post
    Hi, try Lockhunter (freeware) to check if sthg is locking the file, or Unlocker, for example.
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  4.    18 Mar 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jan 2015
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    Great!
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