Windows Tip: Determining File Locks

Ever been told that you can’t delete a file because a program has that file open or locked. Here is a tool that can help you determine what program is locking that file:
Process Explorer for Windows v10.21



  1. A good comment says:

    Once unzipped and ran, hit CTRL-F and type the name of the file you are looking for.

  2. This will come in very handy as I’m forever getting the file is open message, thank you.

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