You can suggest from the name what this software is all about. It is an approachable piece of software utility which allows you to view info about the opened files on your PC. The program displays the following details alongside each opened file(s) name(s): access type (read, write, delete, shared write), handle value, file position, process ID, and full path info. While the GUI is not so attractive, it is straightforward to understand and navigate. Optionally, you can choose to end any of the opened files or the process that launched the files.
It can be useful to see which process lock your file if you encounter an error like “Cannot delete the file. There has been a sharing violation. It is being used by another person or program.”.
It is possible to tweak the settings of this program; there are quite fully customizable. Plus, you can copy selected entries to clipboard or simply export the full list for more inspection. In case there be a need to look up for a specific file, you can use the search function for such action. This program comes in as a solution when you attempt to move, delete, or open a file on your PC and you get an error message. Using this program, you’ll learn which process has locked down your files that you can’t open, move, or delete them. You can customize this app a whole lot, and there are more exciting features you’ll discover.
OpenedFilesView is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in file management category and is available to all software users as a free download.