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First of all, scan your computer with anti-malware software. I'm aware you've already tried with some apps, I suggest you also run a check with adwcleaner, it's a freeware and portable alternative. Here are some useful steps to solve this kind of issue: Use antimalware and antivirus software (✓). Check that no suspicious or unwanted software is lodaded at ...


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I suspect that you are not dealing with locked folders, but with files that won't open. In all likelihood (given the message you describe) you have downloaded and installed a ransomware virus. These viruses encrypt your data files and demand a ransom for they key to unlock them. The most (in)famous one of these is Cryptolocker. Google for 'ransomware' and ...


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I think this is the problem with file associations. Your executable files are not behaving normal and they are opened with some other program like Internet Explorer due to some misconfigruations. The Icons of Executable may also not appear as expected. To fix this problem you can follow these steps: Open Notepad and Paste following lines and save it ...


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How to solve this? Reformat drive and restore data from your backup copy. Or ... Try to recover Manually search to see if the original uncorrupted files exist elsewhere on the drive. If necessary use a data recovery tool designed for use with flash drives. This may resurrect deleted files or parts of them. By hand, go through and remove all the links ...


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This is one of the common virus I found nowadays on flash drives. They usually hides (System Hidden) all the contents of flash drive and creates shortcut for each of them pointing towards virus executable which itself is hidden. As you have mentioned you deleted executable virus. So to see the contents simply toggle your hidden files on. Note that: you need ...



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