Shortcut virus on Flash drive/ Memory card [Solved]

Remove shortcut virus on flash drives/ Memory card:

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Many people are shocked to see their folder and files in flash drive are converted into shortcuts and they simply format their memory cards without any hesitation.

But many people are unaware about the fact that still they can recover their files from there Memory card / Flash drive.

So here we suggest a easiest way to recover all your files from your flash drive or memory card without using any special software.

Here is the simple steps:

Step 1: Open command prompt by typing "cmd" in Run command.

Step 2: Now type the following command without any errors

              attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.* 

(Replace g:\ with your own flash drive or memory card drive letter )

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Step 3: Now open your memory card and see all your files and folder without shortcuts

(But we strongly suggest copy all the files in your flash drive / memory card and format it after performing the above step)

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