Get files locked by a process and unlock a speciffic file

Posted on 2010-11-24
Last Modified: 2013-12-17
Hi everybody!

I have a to find the list of files locked by a process. The list will be logged for analyse purposes. If the list contains a speciffic file the lock must be released in order to move the file. The locking process must not be killed.

Question by:Borsec
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Has anybody any idea?
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Expert Comment

ID: 34211459
if you want to move the file?, you can move it directly.
file.move(source, destination);

you don't have to unlock to move the file.
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System.IO.File.Move('running1.exe', 'running2.exe');
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Borsec earned 0 total points
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The solution for me can be found under
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Expert Comment

ID: 34218169
Oh, you didn't ask about deleting a locked file, its seems that your doing not right.
anyway carry on.

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No other exper came with a reasonable solution and my solution did the trick.

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