How to fix error '' Another application has exclusive access to the file '' when trying to uninstall Vanta

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Procedure

In some instances you may see the following error message when trying to uninstall the Vanta agent from your device: '' Another application has exclusive access to the file <filepath> . Please shut down all other application, then click retry.

In that case, double check if any of the following services are running on the device:

autoupdater.exe

launcher.exe

lorca.exe

metalauncher.exe

osquery-vanta.ext.exe

osqueryd.exe

vanta-agent.exe

vanta-cli.exe

vanta.exe

Terminate any of these services if active and then attempt to uninstall the agent again.