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st: problem with "update swap"

From   Susan Meng <smeng@Princeton.EDU>
Subject   st: problem with "update swap"
Date   Tue, 23 Aug 2005 16:39:44 -0400

I would like to download the newest executable in STATA 8, but when I
type the command "update swap" it gives me the following error message:
. update swap

     1.  Removing older backups
         removing wstata_old.exe
     2.  Backing up current executables.
         copying wstata.exe to wstata_old.exe
The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another
Could not copy C:\unzipped\Stata8\Stata8\wstata.exe to
  > stata_old.exe

What can I do to fix this? Thanks

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