Cannot rename or delete video because it is open in windows explorer?
Posted 22 September 2010 - 01:07 PM
Posted 22 September 2010 - 01:09 PM
Ever had such an annoying message given by Windows?
It has many other flavors:
Cannot delete file: Access is denied
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.
Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use.
Unlocker is the solution!
1. Simply right click the folder or file and select Unlocker
2. If the folder or file is locked, a window listing of lockers will appear
3. Simply click Unlock All and you are done!
Posted 22 September 2010 - 01:57 PM
Edited by Zook, 22 September 2010 - 01:57 PM.
Posted 07 October 2010 - 04:47 AM
Ok with "Unlocker" utility but there is something easiest and more generic to do, before that.
Just turn off the windows explorer options (top left button), to not viewing the "Details" and the "Preview" panes.
It works fine for me, with exactly the same "crazy" problem!
Just tell us if you try it with success!
Posted 07 October 2010 - 05:04 AM
If you did then the Unlock should be in your window when you right click on the file.
Posted 17 November 2010 - 04:16 PM
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 09:19 AM
Posted 04 June 2011 - 11:25 AM
I'm glad we could help and please let us know how everything works out for you.
If there is anything else we can do to help please feel free to ask. I appreciate that you allowed us to assist you with your issue and for your patience.
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This issue now appears to be resolved.
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Posted 31 July 2012 - 06:16 PM
Download here: http://www.filehippo...nload_unlocker/
Copy and paste to your browser. Download free file. Donate if you wish.
Posted 31 July 2012 - 06:19 PM
Posted 31 July 2012 - 06:25 PM
Unlocker has a 64 bit version for Win 7. Just scroll down the page to find the correct version. It definately works.
Thanks for the update and now we can help others with a 84 bit OS.
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