Be ready for anything: Five portable apps for troubleshooting problems

Process Explorer

Process Explorer is the tool to use when you really need information about a process and what file or folder that process has open. This tool is a tremendous help in discovering what application has a file or folder locked — especially when you can't seem to eject an external drive.

By Jack Wallen

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