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Drives open in seprate window

If i double click my drivers like d,e,f & g it all open in a seprate window. if i format D means then it open in the same window but after i restart my system and i open D drive means it again open in a seprate window why?

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  1. Windows XP: Go to Start -> Run... and type cmd
  2. Windows Vista: Open Start menu and type cmd
  3. Hit Enter
  4. Type del C:\autorun.inf /ah /as /ar.
  5. Press Enter
  6. Repeat steps 4 and 5 replacing the letter C with the letters of your disk partitions.
You have got some nice piece of virus. This is only temporary solution, as the virus will come back. Make sure you install some good anti-virus utility (Kaspersky recommended) and update it.

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