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    FSO File Methods (Any)

    Can the Windows FileSystem Object be used to test whether a document file is in use?
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    Re: FSO File Methods (Any)

    Does not appear so from my <A target="_blank" HREF=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1565923588>Lomax</A>. I think Windows API can report what kind of "locks" are on a file; that might be the way to get at it.

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    Re: FSO File Methods (Any)

    That's all I needed -- a push in the right direction.

    And after a quick look, GetFileSecurity sounds about right.


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