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is it possible to copy a file when it is opened

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by vschitturi, Jan 19, 2010.

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  1. vschitturi

    vschitturi Thread Starter

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    hello all,

    We cannot copy a file when it is opened, but my doubt is, is there any possibility to copy a file when it getting read i mean when it open.

    Awaiting for the reply.

    Thank you for your valuable time.
     
  2. Tankmaster

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    Some files require you to close all other applications using the file before you can move it or copy it.
     
  3. Phantom010

    Phantom010 Trusted Advisor

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    A program like Unlocker can get around that.
     
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    Unlocker is a good program.
     
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