Troubleshooting the Upgrade Tool

Exception Renaming

The upgrade tool returns the error Exception Renaming: File access error: sharing violation D:\xampp make sure folder is not in use by running applications as shown in the following screenshot:


Use the Windows Resource Monitor to end the processes that are blocking the move:

  1. Start the Resource Monitor by clicking Win-R, and then entering resmon.
  2. Click the CPU tab.
  3. Search for xampp in Associated Handles.
  4. Right-click on each xampp process and choose End Process.
  5. Click Start in the Update Tool interface again.