Known Issue: Wisescript check in-use file action does not return results on files in the Windows directory on Windows 7

Article:TECH177282  |  Created: 2011-12-19  |  Updated: 2011-12-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH177282
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Wisescript check in-use file action does not return results on files in the Windows directory on Windows 7

Steps to reproduce:


1 Open the WiseScript Package Editor> Blank Project
2. Add a check in-use file action
3. Enter a variable name. For the file C:\windows\notepad.exe (or
C:\Windows\system32\calc.exe)
4. Add a display message. In the body of the message add the variable name
created above, in the body of the message.
5. Compile the EXE
6. Open notepad (or CALC)
7. Launch the EXE

No results are returned if the file is in use or not.


Error



Access Denied


Environment



Wise Package Studio 8


Cause



Unknown at this time.


Solution



Development is aware of this issue and is working to correct this issue in a future maintenance pack release.  Please reference eTrack 2024627 if contacting support.




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH177282


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