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Thread: Is there a way to find out which process is using a file/directory?




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    Default Is there a way to find out which process is using a file/directory?

    Unix has a 'fuser' program to do this.. I'd love to have one for XP that lets me kill a process clinging onto a file I want to delete.

    Thanks :)

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    Default Re: Is there a way to find out which process is using a file/directory?

    I haven't used it myself but you may want to have a look at WhoLockMe http://www.dr-hoiby.com/WhoLockMe/index.php .
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    Default Re: Is there a way to find out which process is using a file/directory?

    hey, that seems to work... thanks! :)

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