How to remove shortcut virus on flash drive

How to remove shortcut virus on flash drive

If you did not format your flash drive, then check whether the files are not in hidden mode. Follow the following steps.

    • Click here download the file “AutorunExterminator

    • Extract it –> Double-click on “AutorunExterminator” –> Plug your flash drive now.
      This will remove the autorun.inf files from your flash drive and also from your drives.

    • Click on “Windows Key + R ”  type cmd and click on OK

      . CMD

    • Here I assume your flash drive letter as F: Enter this command.attrib -h -r -s /s /d f:\*.*


      You can copy the above command –> Right-click in the Command Prompt and paste it.

      Note : Don’t forget to replace the letter F with your flash drive letter. Now press “Enter”.
    • After that, download the Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware from the below link
    • Update it –> Perform “Full Scan”