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    DeadLock Alternatives

    DeadLock is described as 'free file and folder unlocking utility brought to you by CodeDead. It can help you unlock files or folders that you’re unable to delete, copy, rename or move' and is a File Unlocker in the file management category. There are nine alternatives to DeadLock for Windows and The best alternative is LockHunter, which is free. Other great apps like DeadLock are FileASSASSIN, IObit Unlocker, EMCO UnLock IT and ThisIsMyFile.

    This page was last updated May 27, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    DeadLock is a free file and folder unlocking utility brought to you by CodeDead. It can help you unlock files or folders...
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    1. It is a free tool to delete files blocked by something you do not know. LockHunter is useful for fighting against malware, and other programs that are blocking files without a reason.
    2. FileASSASSIN is an application that can delete any type of locked files that are on your computer. Whether the files are from a malware infection or just a particular file that will not delete - FileASSASSIN can remove it.


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      TristisOris can't remove folders. any folders.
      Negative comment about 3 years ago


    3. Never Worry about “Cannot Delete Files” on Your PC.
    4. A neat free utility that helps you to take control of any file or folder when it is locked by some application or system. For every locked resource, you get a list of locking processes and can unlock it by terminating those processes.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      ThisIsMyFile is a small, fast tool for quickly unlocking and deleting locked or protected files on Windows. It's helpful for those times Windows locks up a file and makes it so that you can't remove it.

    5. Wise Force Deleter, a solution for deleting undeletable files or folders. It helps you to unlock and delete 'Access Denied' or 'File in Use' files.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Delete files that are difficult to delete, such as some files left by viruses and trojans, or files with corrupted file names. This program can also delete files like the "index.
    6. Free File Unlocker is an essential free utility to delete currently Used, locked, undeletable, busy files. Works with all 32bit and 64bit versions of Windows and Windows Server.
    7. File & Folder Unlocker is a powerful yet easy-to-use system utility that gives you complete control over the locked files and folders on your computer. Like our other free utilities, File & Folder Unlocker is free for both commercial and non-commercial use.


      The product is no longer available on the official website, but last version released on March 2009, can be still downloaded from Softonic.

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