Files Hidden by Virus ? How to Unhide Them

Files Hidden by Virus1. Insert the thumb drive to an empty USB slot. Take note the drive letter. For an example, E

 

 

  1. Open an elevated (admin) Command Prompt:

 

Windows XP – click Start All Programs Accessories Command Prompt

Windows Vista or  Windows 7 * – click Start All Programs Accessories then _right click on_ ‘Command Prompt’ and click on ‘Run as administrator’
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Windows 8
- WINKEY + Q type cmd in the search box then right click on ‘Command Prompt’ and click on ‘Run as administrator’

 

3.* *Enter this command,

 

attrib -s -h -r e:/*.* /s /d

 

  1. Press Enter and wait for the command to execute.

 

  1. Open the thumb drive and you should see the files that were hidden by the virus.

 

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