Topic "How does winscp copy files that are opened by windows apps?"

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I noticed that pscp doesn't copy if the local file is opened by another windows app? How does winscp overcome this?

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If the application allows shared read from the opened file and WinSCP explicitly asks for shared read, it get permission to open it.
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