Remove Shortcut Virus Using CMD
- First open CMD. Go to Run and write CMD / Press Windows hot key +R then write CMD and hit Enter.
- Now Just Enter the following command given below.
attrib -h -s -r -a /s /d Drive-Name:*.*
- Now replace the “Drive-Name” with your drive Letter.
- Lets assume you want to remove the shortcut virus from the drive D then your command.
- will be attrib -h -s -r -a /s /d D:*.*
Now your Shortcut files again convert to normal files. Delete unknown files from your storage. ;)
Remove Shortcut Virus Using Software.
There are so many software to fix shortcut virus over internet. But Mine favourite is given bellow.
- Now Install this Software.
- If your antivirus showing virus in this software then please disable it for a few minutes.
- Close all the programs from taskbar.
- Connect all of your external storages to computer > Choose clean
After Cleaning Restart your PC/Laptop.
Remove Shortcut Virus Using .Bat File
- Open Notepad
- Copy the following code and paste it on the notepad.
@echo off attrib -h -s -r -a /s /d Drive-Name:*.* attrib -h -s -r -a /s /d Drive-Name:*.* attrib -h -s -r -a /s /d Drive-Name:*.* @echo complete
- Now replace the “Drive-Name” with your drive.
- Save the notepad file as whatever.bat and save it. Make sure you save file in desktop
- Now double click on the file and run it.
- Now all the shortcut virus will be removed from your drives