how to remove shortcut virus from laptop

Easy way to get permanent release from computer shortcut virus

Today we will try to show you how to keep your computer or mobile or laptop free from shortcut virus or remove the virus from the infected device. So let’s see how we can keep the shortcut virus free. First, let’s see how your device is infected with the shortcut virus.

Suddenly, you see  the computer shortcut was filled in the file-folder. Despite repeated deletions, it is not released. also, you can lose many files and folders. Recently everyone is reading about this problem. It’s not a virus. This is a VBS Script. You can get rid of this pain very easily. Follow the steps below.

How to remove shortcut virus:

Using CMD:

  1. Open CMD (Command Prompt – DOS)
  2. Enter the following command exactly
    attrib -h -s -r -a / s / d Name_drive: *. *
    Now, in the Name_drive text, enter the drive you want to free the shortcut virus. For example, if you want to free the C drive virus, type attrib -h -s -r -a / s / d c: *. *
  3. Press the Enter button
  4. Now see the shortcut virus files and folders will be normal. Now delete those files and folders.

Using .bat:

The Bat file is an executable file written on Notepad. It is turned on by double-clicking on it.

  1. Open Notepad.
  2. Copy and paste the code below exactly
    @echo off
    attrib -h -s -r -a / s / d Name_Drive: *. *
    attrib -h -s -r -a / s / d Name_Drive: *. *
    attrib -h -s -r -a / s / d Name_Drive: *. *
    @echo complete.
  3. Now, replace Name_Drive with the virus-infected drive. If more than three drives are hit, then the command will only be copied and pasted.
  4. Save the file with removevirus.bat.
  5. Now close the file and run it by double-clicking.
  6. Now see that your shortcut virus file-folders are all normal. Delete all now.

How to be safe from  infected pen drive:

  1. Go to RUN.
  2. Type wscript.exe and press ENTER.
  3. Stop script followed by the specified number of seconds: APPLY. Now the shortcut virus on someone’s pen drive no longer pops into your computer.

how to remove shortcut virus from laptop

Working with the shortcut virus infected computer:

  1. Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC on the keyboard.
  2.  Go to PROCESSES tab.
  3. Select the wscript.exe or wscript  processes here.
  4. Click on End Process.
  5. Now go to your computer’s C: / drive.
  6.  Search by typing wscript in the search box.
  7. SHIFT + DELETE all wscript files.
  8. Skip the files that are not being deleted.
  9. Now go to RUN.
  10. Type wscript.exe and press ENTER.
  11. Stop script followed by the specified number of seconds: APPLY.

Congratulations, your computer is now free from Shortcut Virus. This time, the shortcut virus in Pen Drive will no longer pop into your computer


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