sharing violation when trying to save an excel file on file server--Bit Urgent

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I am not able to track down the cause of a sharing violation being reported in the excel file on FILE SERVER.  When someone opens it and makes a change and wants to save those changes, there is an error Your changes could not be saved to  'filename.xlsx' because of a sharing violation. Try saving to a different file and offers the choice of saving under a new file name.  

 
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Last updated August 15, 2018 Views 63,749 Applies to:
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Hello Pavisanye,

Refer to the following thread link which discusses about similar issue and see if it helps:
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2007-excel/your-changes-could-not-be-saved-to-filename/35f4a4e5-d79a-4475-8da6-fc5a671c25ae


You may also post your query in the Excel IT Pro forum, since the issue is experienced on a file saved on the server.

Click on the link below to post your query in Excel IT Pro:
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/excel/threads

If you have any other questions related to Office products, reply and I’ll be glad to help you.

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