Cannot Rename Folders On Networked Drive - Windows 7

BACKGROUND
I have several hard drives on my Desktop system. Drive F has a folder called, F_Data which contains many sub-folders and files. I was attempting to rename one of the sub-folders.

PROBLEM
I am unable to change at least one of the folder names under F_Data.

Error Message: (See Attached Screen Capture)
Dialog Box: Folder In Use
Text: The action can't be completed because the folder or a file in it is open in another program.
Close the folder or file and try again.
[Try Again] [Cancel]

ATTEMPTED SOLUTIONS

1) I restarted in Safe Mode.
Opened Task Manager and ended Explorer.exe task.
Opened a CMD.exe window and attempted to rename the folder.
Error: Access Denied

2) I opened a Windows Explorer window with as Administrator.
I selected Properties > Security for the folder.
All permissions allow full access.

Error Message - Screen Capture
Jerry LAsked:
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Are all network drives disconnected?

Is the folder marked Read Only or System. A folder copied from a CD / DVD may be Read Only.
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Bryant SchaperCommented:
also confirm that nothing using it, like an app or service.  Which OS, you can run tools to see what has files/folders open
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
I double checked and the check box for "Read Only" DOES HAVE a gray'd out check in it. I clicked that check box and hit "Apply" which took a few seconds to work on sub-folders. But the gray check mark is still there.

NOTE:  (Let's call the folder of interest, Folder_Q)
The folder structure is as follows:
Drive_Name (F:)
     Sub-Folder_A
     Sub-Folder_B
          Sub-Sub-Folder_X
          Sub-Sub-Folder_Y  (parent of Folder_Q)
          Sub-Sub-Folder_Z

Sub-Folder_A and _B do not have "Lock Icons", but many of the Sub-Sub-Folders do have the "Lock-Icon". The parent folder (sub-sub-folder_Y) DOES have a lock icon. However, many of the OTHER folders under sub-sub-folder_Y DO ALLOW folder name modification.
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Bryant SchaperCommented:
check for hidden files as well, something is making it in use
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Try removing the Read Only setting in Safe Mode.
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
@Bryant_Schaper: I do not understand what you said, "Which OS, you can run tools to see what has files/folders open ".

Can you suggest what tool to use for this? (Windows 7)
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You can try Unlocker (I have used this for individual files).

http://unlocker.en.softonic.com/
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
I used Sysinternals Process Explorer, and it found two instances of "explorer.exe" using the Folder_Q. When I navigate away from that Folder_Q, it does not appear in the list. Otherwise, I see no other Locking Handles for that folder.

QUESTION:
Is there a way to search for locking handles in ANY of the files in that folder or sub-folders? (I'll Google it.)

I checked Services and found nothing unusual that might be using the folder or file in that folder.
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
I found a tool called "OpenFilesView" that shows all files and folders open on your system.

NOTE:
After downloading the OpenFilesView program, which defaults to the Downloads folder on the C: drive, and after running it then closing the program, I tried to rename the folder, but it gives me the same error message dialog box ("Folder in Use"). Something is going on that I am unable to track.

(BTW: Unlocker contains PUP malware)
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
I found a tool called "OpenFilesView" that shows all files and folders open on your system.

NOTE:
After downloading the OpenFilesView program, which defaults to the Downloads folder on the C: drive, and after running it then closing the program, I tried to rename the folder, but it gives me the same error message dialog box ("Folder in Use"). Something is going on that I am unable to track.

(BTW: Unlocker contains PUP malware)

UPDATE
Turns out I was able to locate the DLL PID and terminate that process for the OpenFilesView program.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
(BTW: Unlocker contains PUP malware) <- NO, not if you get if from a good source. I would never recommend a product in here with PUP malware. Never.
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Jerry LAuthor Commented:
UPDATE
On my latest attempt it turns out, Folder_Q has been unlocked and I am able to modify the name. I have no idea what happened to allow this. But I'll close the question and allocate points for helpful suggestions.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
I'll close the question and allocate points for helpful suggestions.

@WizeOwl  - Thank you, and I was happy to help.
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