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Version history for LockHunter (32 and 64 bit)

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Changes for v3.2.3 - v3.3 beta 1

  • In this version we have added some frequently asked features like multiple file select and as usually added new bugs fixed some bugs.
  • Multiple file selection
  • Now you can choose several files or folders at once and the program will show you all locking processes and allows to delete them.
  • Drag and drop support
  • It’s now possible to drag and drop files or folders from Explorer or a file manager to the program’s window.
  • Bug fixes
  • Improved performance of locking process scan
  • GDI objects count grows with each UI refresh
  • The icon in the Explorer context menu had white background, now it’s
  • transparent
  • If asked to delete directories on OS restart it falsely reported they were
  • deleted, while actually it didn’t that

Changes for v3.1.1 - v3.2.3

  • Bug fixes
  • On some configurations the program stopped displaying its UI
  • It was impossible to select a locked file from the open file dilog ('file in use' error)
  • The program displayed a wrong message on command line "delete" command
  • Incorrect order of "kill" command when called with "delete" switch ("delete" called before "kill" which lead to inabilty to delete a blocked file)
  • A message may display even when the program called with "silent" command line switch
  • The program displayed success message on deletion failure of a folder
  • Some minor interface glitches in classic Windows theme fixed
  • Command line may loose some parameters when run from non elevated environment
  • New features
  • Now command line return non zero exit code in case of unsuccessful operation. Find list of exit codes in the manual
  • "delperm" command line switch added. It allows to delete a file permanently without taking it to the Recycle Bin

Changes for v3.0.2 - v3.1.1

  • This version contains a fix for one crucial bug:
  • In case if the UAC is disabled and the program is running under non administrative account it doesn't start (actually it started to run itself in an infinite loop).

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