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Dev c++ error

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When my friend tries to ocmpile hes getting an error that it could not access Could not create Makefile: "C:\Dev-Cpp\Makefile.win" File access denied its there and its not read only so what?

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The (existing, needing to be overwritten) file could be locked by another process. Maybe a previous compilation attempt didn't finish, or didn't release its lock on the file (Windows can mess those up sometimes). Try quitting and restarting Dev-Cpp, and failing that, the computer.

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