How to Recover Virus Infected Files From Pendrive

         Today most of the people use removable media like Pen Drive, Memory cards to share files, photos, games and many more files for their entertainment. But those files contain harmful viruses, torjan and other spywares and malwares. You can remove those virus and spywares by using anti- virus or anything as you wish.
          My friend has 4GB pen drive and he was not able to find some files in USB. They are infected by virus and they are hidden in the pen drive.They cannot they restored by any anti-virus programs. So my friend decided to format it, but I told him that I have tricks to recover the files.Now I will show you how to recover those files.


Step- 1:

  • Scan the Pen drive for any virus or spywares because they can harm your PC.

Step- 2:

  • Start >> Run >> Then type cmd . Command prompt will be open.

Step- 3:

  • Then see which type of drive it is. For eg: androiderode(I:). Then type i: hit enter.

Step- 4:

  • Now this is most important step. Carefully type,

 attrib -h -s /s /d *.*            Hit enter.

Wait for a minute if it is a large file and you will find the hidden files in USB. This trick also works for SD Cards, Jet & Flash pen drives.

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If you are not able see the hidden files, then leave a comment I will give suggestion for you,

  1. dinesh November 11, 2013
    • A_dmin November 12, 2013
  2. Kannan June 26, 2014

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