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Lock-UnMatic Alternatives

Lock-UnMatic is described as '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' and is a File Unlocker in the file management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lock-UnMatic for Windows, PortableApps.com and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is LockHunter, which is free. Other great apps like Lock-UnMatic are Unlocker, FileASSASSIN, IObit Unlocker and EMCO UnLock IT.

This page was last updated Jun 30, 2022
  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac

Sometimes, files on the Mac cannot be deleted, moved or renamed. This can be caused by insufficient access rights, or...

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  1. 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.

  2. 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...

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated.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



  3. 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.

    Discontinued

  4. IObit Unlocker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Never Worry about “Cannot Delete Files” on Your PC.

  5. 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.



  6. 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.

  7. 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:

  8. 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.

  9. Wise Force Deleter

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

  10. 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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