Check if file is occupied

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#1

I would like to know if there is a way to know if a file (Excel, for example) in a shared folder is occupied by a user or another robot before trying to edit it.

The main idea is that if the file is occupied, the robot will wait until is available to edit it.


#2

Hi @pzampella2,
Use try catch activity

file.Open(FileMode.Open, FileAccess.Read, FileShare.None)

if you get any exception file is in already using by another process.

Check this link ,

Regards,
Arivu


#3

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