File & Folder Unlocker Removes File Locks, Runs From Your Thumb Drive

Windows only: Portable utility File & Folder Unlocker makes quick work of unlocking in-use files—so they can be moved or deleted without those pesky "being used by another process" errors. Using the application, which requires no installation, is as simple as searching for the file or folder and choosing Unlock Object from the context menu. You can alternatively kill the offending process, or double-click on the process in the list to see which other files it's holding open. This utility will come in seriously handy the next time you encounter an error copying files and don't know what process is holding your file open—unless you are using Windows 7, which actually tells you. File & Folder Unlocker is a free download for Windows users and makes a handy addition to your flash drive toolkit.


    Can someone please tell me how I can remove the FFunlock context menu?

      There are two ways to remove ffunlocker from context menu:

      1. the hard way: start regedit to edit your registry file and search for "File && Folder Unlocker". Remove all found entries (should be 3 different entries). Restart computer.

      2. Get "Shell Menu View" from and remove/disable all three "File && Folder Unlocker" entries.

    I tried out FF Unlocker. Didn't find it to be useful. And to uninstall (remove context menu), had to do manually with regedit.

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