LockHunter 3.3

LockHunter 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. Unlike other similar tools it deletes files into the recycle bin so you may restore them if deleted by mistake. OS: Windows XP\2003\Vista\7\8\10 32\64 bit.

  • Features:
  • Shows processes locking a file or folder
  • Allows to unlock, delete, copy or rename a locked file
  • Allows to kill locking process
  • Allows to remove locking processes from hard drive
  • Integrates in to Explorer menu
  • It deletes files into the recycle bin, so you may restore them if deleted by mistake
  • Supports both 32 and 64bit Windows
  • Changes in 3.3:
  • Progress bar is displayed on search for the locking processes.
  • “Menu…” link is replaced by “Hamburger” icon.
  • The process list didn’t always scroll with mouse wheel.
  • Wrong processes displayed on non existing path (ver 3.3 bug).
  • “Thread error” message was displayed in some cases (ver 3.3 bug).
  • “Delete selected processes from disk” function always displayed false result even if file was deleted.
  • In WinXP in some cases “Cannot open service control manager” was displayed.