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Delete Doctor is described as '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' and is a File Unlocker in the file management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Delete Doctor for Windows, Windows Explorer and Mac. The best alternative is LockHunter, which is free. Other great apps like Delete Doctor are Unlocker, FileASSASSIN, ThisIsMyFile and EMCO UnLock IT.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Delete files that are difficult to delete, such as some files left by viruses and trojans, or files with corrupted file...

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    LockHunter

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

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    Unlocker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Get rid of error message like Error deleting or renaming file or folder, cannot delete folder: its being used by another person or program Unlocker application was designed to be a very useful Windows Explorer extension allowing users with a simple right-click on a file or...

    ⚫︎ PortableUnlocker can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.9.2, released in May 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    FileASSASSIN

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightFileASSASSIN consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Discontinued

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  4. ThisIsMyFile icon

    ThisIsMyFile

    • 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.

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  5. EMCO UnLock IT icon

    EMCO UnLock IT

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ Windows Explorer ExtensionEMCO UnLock IT can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
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    Security Task Manager

    • Windows

    Security Task Manager shows comprehensible information about programs and processes running on the computer. For each Windows process, it improves on Windows Task Manager, providing:

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    DelinvFile

    • Windows

    Use DelinvFile to delete files and folders with invalid names that cant be deleted or renamed via Windows Explorer. This includes names with invalid characters and names that are too long.

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    OpenedFilesView

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    OpenedFilesView displays the list of all opened files on your system. For each opened file, additional information is displayed: handle value, read/write/delete access, file position, the process that opened the file, and more...

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  9. Path Too Long PRO icon

    Path Too Long PRO

    • Windows

    Path Too Long and Path Too Long PRO are Windows tools to copy and delete files and folders with long paths. Just browse to the file and press a button to delete it, that’s it! Now you are able to rename long file names with new feature of Path Too Long PRO!

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  10. Lock-UnMatic icon

    Lock-UnMatic

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Sometimes, files on the Mac cannot be deleted, moved or renamed. This can be caused by insufficient access rights, or because some processes are still using these files.

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