I have installed macafee total protection but it not able to detect the USB shortcut virus.And also it not able to detect any virus how to solve and remove the virus
From what i have read this not detected by many scanners. There are several sites posting fixes 1 such fix is
If your USB drive doesn’t have important files you can try to Format it, but if it contains important files then you are not going to format it, to Remove Shortcut Virus follow the Steps Below.
Step 1. Go to Start and Search for cmd, as it appears in start menu Right Click on it and Click “Run as Administrator“
Step 2. Navigate to Flash Drive by typing its letter. [ Let’s Say it is i ], to find your USB drive letter open “My Computer” and check for letter, type i: and hit enter.
Step 3. Type ” del *.lnk ” (without quote) in cmd window and Hit Enter on your Keyboard.
Step 4. Now type ” attrib -s -r -h *.* /s /d /l ” ( without quote ) and hit Enter .
I would download and run getsusp and submit the .lnk files this will warn Mcafee of the file and hopefully detect it in a future dat
You can also use this reputable Removal Guide for a All-in-one Removal Of Adware/Browser Hi-jackers/etc.
Especially the Zemana Anti-Malware Tool
You can remove shortcut virus from your pendrive, PC by using command and Removed Download link tool.
I have a simple easy method you can follow these method, certainly you virus will be removed from your pc and pendrive.
My Link - Removed Download link
YOU BECOME SAD WHEN YOU SEE YOUR IMPORTANT FILE BECOME AS SHORTCUT FILE IN YOUR PC, DESKTOP ETC. YOU HAVE TO IMMEDIATE REMOVE THIS FILE FROM YOUR COMPUTER.
Why this shortcut occurs in your pc?
there is 3 type of shortcut virus mainly the driver, file, and folder
use CMD command method.to remove it. the steps as follow
Nowadays shortcut Virus is a major problem for pc users, especially for those who use removable media like Pendrive and other kinds of devices. That's why today here I tell you "How To Remove Shortcut Virus From Pendrive".
There are 2 different methods available to remove shortcut virus from your pendrive and pc. But here we just talk about how to remove shortcut virus through McAfee. So without further delay lets get started.
McAfee have a free tool Stinger which can assist you on getting machine clean:
You can also run a GetSusp or GetClean to make sure there are not any Unknown or Suspicious files/processes.