System.IO.IOException: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process.

Posted on 2006-06-15
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Last Modified: 2012-05-05

I am writing an integration program to a webservice.

I am getting this error when I try to get the response from the webservice and write it into a text file. It was working fine till a week ago and this program runs fine in the live server.
I have closed all other procces in my program. Any help will be much appreciated.

Here is my code snippet.

  catch (Exception e)

            string file = Server.MapPath("error.txt");
            lblError.Text = "There was an error processing your package,please make sure all your values are correct and try again.";
            StreamWriter er = new StreamWriter(file);

Question by:Watson_User

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ExpertAdmin earned 750 total points
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The good news is that the problem is probably not your code. This is a confirmed bug in the .Net framework.  Read this article to find out how to fix it:



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Thanks Much.

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