Article ID: 238644
When trying to rename a file immediately after uploading it to a Microsoft FTP server, the following error message might appear:
550 <filename>: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process
The only known solution to this problem is to retry the operation until the internal lock is released and the operation succeeds. The following is an example of how to retry the operation programmatically using WinInet API calls:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Steps to Reproduce Behavior
Article ID: 238644 - Last Review: June 19, 2014 - Revision: 4.0