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[22 May 2009 | 4 Comments | ]

WhoLockMe is a tiny freeware utility that can show you which process is blocking a certain file from being deleted, moved or renamed.

Colin Cole recommended this freeware program (and a few others too) to me a few days ago using the quite problematic contact form (I’m working on it Colin, I’m working on it). WhoLockMe provides quite an important feature for Windows XP users: it tells you which are the processes responsible for blocking a file that you want to delete, move or rename. To illustrate the situation I played …