Forum Thread: How to Retrieve Folders from Shortcut Virus in Your Pen Drive.

This post is for how to retrieve all files and folders from your pen drive
from the annoying shortcut virus.

If your pen drive is infected with this kind of virus; just type the following command in cmd (in windows).

attrib -h -r -s /s /d

:g\.

replace 'g' with the path of your pen drive.
it may be h,k,i etc.
Have fun.

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awesome.. i can see the hidden files after tht..

You can even use a plug and play software called UsbFix. It helped me when I faced the shortcut virus.

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