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Article ID: 364 | Category: General Questions | Type: Hot Fix | Last Modified: 2/7/2017

Error message "A sharing violation occured while accessing %filename%"

Description

The following error message appears while ABBYY FineReader is running:

A sharing violation occurred while accessing <file name>.

Reason

This error is caused by interference from antivirus software.

Solution

Solution 1. Disable antivirus software when working with ABBYY FineReader.

Solution 2. Add all of ABBYY FineReader's processes to your antivirus' list of trusted processes:

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