Opened 16 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#483 closed Bug report

Lock on Windows Files

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: Tim Kosse
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Description

Using FileZilla V 2.1.8c

If I have an .xls file open in MS Excel, filezilla fails to
upload. I must first close the file in MS Excel and then
re-FTP.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 16 years ago by Tim Kosse

Well, switch to Open Office :-)

This is a problem with MS Excel, it keeps the file open with
write access.
FileZilla cannot upload files which are open with write access
by any other program for obvious reasons, if someone writes
to a file while it is beeing uploaded, the resulting file on the
server would be corrupt.

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