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Created 04 Aug 2007
Modified 11 Jun 2011

Article 2589

This action cannot be completed because the other program is busy

Problem

Server busy
This action cannot be completed because the other program is busy. Choose "switch to" to activate the busy program to correct the problem.

Solutions

Cause 1

The problem happens when a file is selected in the Local Browser.

Solution

Close the Preview window in the Local Browser.

Cause 2

The problem happens randomly or right after SmartFTP is started.

Solution

http://www.smartftp.com/support/kb/how-to-delete-all-registry-settings-f2625.html

Keywords
switch to, activate, server busy