Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
Make sure you have an updated antivirus program on an uninfected computer (computer "A") Remove the infected hard drive from the case of the infected computer "B") "Make note of the jumper settings of both drives.(master/slave/cable select) This is so that you can put it back when the virus is gone. Set the infected drive as slave or cable select. And the uninfected \ as Master.Connect drive B to the data cable of drive A then Plug in an extra power cable. After the jumpers are changed.Start Computer A. It then should recognize the B drive and automatically run the antivirus program to clean the drive. When the drive has been cleaned, power down both computers. Return the jumpers of both drives back as they were in the beginning as you noted. Put the drives back in their respectve computers. Start both computers, and the virus is gone now.
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