Unlock and/or delete locked or protected files and folders for MS Windows OS.
Update on: 11 June 2022
Suitable for : Windows 11, Windows 10, 8.1, 7, ... , Server 2012-2019, 2022, x64, x32, x86
A small and effective freeware program
for unlocking and / or deleting locked or protected files!
This is a very aggressive program that, without ifs and buts, deprives the affected open files from the appropriate program and performs the required action.If it is started in admin mode, it may be necessary to know what you do. If not it Leads to operating system instabilities!
Key Features in ThisIsMyFile
◆ Create a copy of locked File and delete
◆ Unlock only
◆ Reboot & Delete
◆ Reboot & Delete without request
◆ Process killer
Other Specifications and possibilities:
◆ More ThisIsMyFile
◆ Select files
◆ Program Parameters
But beware! Wild deletion of files or folders is not recommended especially without the necessary knowledge.
Problem: "Xxxx.xxx Can not delete the file: The file is used by another person or program."
OR: The action can't be completed because the file is open in XXXXXX.exe 1.42 Close the file and try again.
Installation is not required, simply place the ThisIsMyFile on the desktop and drop files on the ThisIsMyFile program icon.
Have fun with deleting and unlocking!
Create a copy
If you want to copy the file before delete it.
.. only info
Shows who program that taken the file.
Only unlock the file not deleted
Reboot & Delete
For very stubborn candidates, activate this option.
The system will be shut down and the file and folders will be deleted at system startup.
Reboot & Delete without request
► ... There is no query, whether the file / directory is locked.
Can be found under "More ThisIsMyFile". This can be used to terminate or kill specific processes.
1.In some cases it is enough, to kill or to terminate the program that has several files and folders in use.
Here you can see more details about the locked files.
The process killer can be used here, Selects the process or program and terminate it.
1. Automatically starts when deleting or unlock directories.
2. Use this in any case when it comes to the delete or unlocking of loaded modules (DLL-s).
Simply drag and drop the locked file to ThisIsMyFile and perform the desired action!
For example: ThisIsMyFile.exe c:\file1.txt c:\file2.txt "c:\file with spaces.txt"
The Files with blank e.g. spaces, please always start with and end '"'.
Supported Operating Systems
Unlock and, or deleting locked or protected files is supported on: Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 10 Home,
Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise and Pro, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise and Pro,
Windows 7, Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium + Professional, Windows 7 Starter + Ultimate,
, X64, x86 and x32 all Windows, MS Windows Server 2019, 2016,2012, .
|# ThisIsMyFile Versions History|
|New in version 3.88 // 11 June 2022 |
Optimizations in the File Unlock Tool for the next MS Windows 11 build
Updating language files in the This Is My File application
|New in version 3.81 // 6 February 2022 |
Small adjustments on MS Windows 11 and 10 OS
General improvements plus update of the language files
|New in version 3.77 // 21 September 2021 |
Verification of Locked files deletion tool on MS Windows 11 OS
Small adjustments for Windows 11
Update of the language files in the delete tool
|New in version 3.73 // 30 May 2021 |
General adjustments to the new MS W10 update in unlock tool
Update of the language files
|New in version 3.66 // 6 February 2021 |
Small adjustments and update of the language files
New languages in the File-Unlocker for Windows OS: Norwegian
Many thanks to Norsk-Superman for the Norwegian language.
... complete Versions History
|# ThisIsMyFile is multilingual and a popular program worldwide:|
* Unlock and/or delete locked or protected files and folders for MS Windows OS.