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How do I know which file a program is trying to access?

I have a program which I am trying to run, however when I run it; it just complains that it can't find a particular file. However I have no idea which folder it is trying to find this particular file ...
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How To Log File Names A Process Accesses

I need to monitor a process to find out what file it is saving it's configuration data in. I can't find the config file, but I know the process. Is there a way to log the files that a process is ...
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Find which files are read or written to

I want to see which files are read or written to. Is there any program or a command for that? I can remember I used this method to hunt down viruses and malware hiding locations when I used windows a ...
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How can I find out which programs have modified a file over some period of time?

I'd like to better understand which programs are modifying a specific file1 during a reboot. Can I set something up to log this kind of information? Polling for which processes currently have the ...