How to check if file is open on Windows XP?
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Sat Jun 20 10:39:10 CEST 2009
Dudeja, Rajat wrote:
> I'm looking for a fascility that can check if the file is open on Windows XP
> and if the file is open (say a notepad file is open), I want to close that file
> (i.e the notepad application)
In short, this is far trickier than you might imagine.
It's come up a number of times on the Python / Python-win32
lists. A recent thread is here:
But if you simply Google for things like:
site:mail.python.org sysinternals handle
You'll get a bunch of hits asking / answering the same thing.
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