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No. But I'd be surprised if any computer system can do this.
The file you are trying to move is currently in use. If you would like to automatically move it to this location on closing, click ok.
A file system isn't generally treated in an asynchronous way because you need the state to be absolute.
with usual sorts of limitations.....which would obviously be more important in multi user access, (files used by running applications obviously have special considerations in any moves)
Sorry for my antiquated language :)
Its more to deal the mess that people would get themselves into if this was possible.
the user would have to specify one of maybe three choices
1) Do you want the last unautosaved copy of that file moved?
2) Do you want the current state of the file (i.e. with any edits you've done up to now) to be autosaved and then moved to the location you specify?
3) Do you want to wait until you've finished editing and then windows move a copy of your finished saved version moved to the new place?
Plus permutations on what you want to do with the file in the old location (although you did say move, so i'm presuming you've 'done with it' in that location.
A lot of people migh get mixed up, especially if doing a very large edit on a file (that may be autosaved anyway at some periods during the long editing.)
in a pop up question, so as to avoid users loosing lengthy edits (or loosing track of where they are in an edit/autosave/save marathon) and such a pop up would annoy and indeed confuse users who are notreasonably confident
2a) do you want the last autosaved copy moved, but do not want to initiate an autosave now? (i.e. not move the editing done between the last autosave and now)
Windows won't do because it insists that the file is still open - even though it isn't
What sort of file is it?
It's a pic - jpeg I thing
Can you open it? Is it a JPEG of something that might relate to a program?
When I said Task Manager, I meant really what processes have you got running? What is in your system tray?
If you have the energy I would systematically shut down all the system tray programs you can find and see if you can delete it after each.
Also, you look in your Start Menu, look in the Startup folder and see if anything in there seems to be starting for no very good reason.
why can't you unhide multiple sheets in excel?
Go on then, why can't you unhide multiple sheets in excel?
part of that resell involves users being able to recognise that something IS missing or annoying, and part of the resell is adding new and baffling 'features' that you didn't want to change
I suspect most would rather just be told the file is open and make the decision from there rather than have a load of options thrown open (which may open a can of worms in itself).
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