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MY TRANSCEND HARD DRIVE HAS BEEN INFECTED BY A VIRUS WHICH HAS CREATED THE SHORTCUT OF EVERY FOLDER IN IT. MY HARD DRIVE CAPACITY IS 500 GB AND IS EXTERNAL

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Is this the Problem???
Only Shortcuts,,,,,,

Don't format your Flash Drive.
Your data is still there.

Use Shortcut Virus Remover.

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Installed file 2 Kb

It will recover your all data.

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This is a Simple Virus these are the steps to remove the virus

1. Go to flder options
2. take View tab
3. Uncheck the Hide System File
4. now you will be able to see all your file and the shortcut file,
5. Copy all the file to a different location then delete the Shortcut file

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What should i do if my transend storejet 500 got virus? i can't open my files. only shortcut folders are there. thanks!


go to start run.then type cmd.go to the drive where your storage drive is.the type dir /ah.you will see all of the files is been hide.to unhide type attrib -h -r -s *.*

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How to organize data on your computer


Organizing data is the best thing that a person can do, who likes to be systematic,professional and clutter free with regards to data.

There is no real meaning in keeping your computer disorganized which would result in malfunctioning and cost you money that you can save if you just organize your data effectively.

The best way to organize the data on your hard disk is as follows:-

Perfect Partitions·

  • First things first, when you install an operating system, for e.g. Windows Xp you get an option for partitioning your drive, make sure you make full use of this option to create as many drives as you feel are appropriate depending on your hard disk capacity.
  • If you want to have 1 partition which is small and the other 3 to be bigger, then you can just reduce the of the first partition which you would use mainly for operating system and installing applications.
  • So for e.g. a 500 GB hard disk can partitioned as 50 GB for operating system or the root drive usually c: drive ,and then the other three drives you can use for bulk storage i.e. 150 each ,which would result in 50GB+150GBx3 = 500GB Hard disk.
After installing the operating system, install only those programs which you use, and are essential for your use.·

  • There is no meaning in installing programs that you don't use often, or don't actually use, for e.g. some people would like to install CorelDraw application , when they are not working on it.· This does nothing but takes up unnecessary space on your hard disk drive which causes the hard disk to slow down or possibly get infected, if the software that has been installed is a pirated one.

Install Anti virus software as soon as you install an operating system

  • This is a prerequisite to make sure that you are safe from virus right from the time that you have your operating system installed. · Most of the time users want to install all the other application besides the anti virus software, this software could be infected by viruses, in case such software are pirated or you install them from a USB drive or a pen drive which has been infected.

Keep updating your anti virus while you use your PC·

  • As viruses are created daily, there is no way out but to keep updating your anti virus software from time to time, as and when they have an update.·
  • Usually the anti virus software is set on auto update mode, so when the time is due, the anti virus would download the latest update automatically, so if you disable auto update feature, it could potentially harm your computer.
Keep your desktop clean to have a nice relaxing look·

Now this depends on personal preferences but it has been observed that those people who fill their desktop with many shortcuts copy files on their desktop instead of a different folder of a hard disk or a different a partition realize that they have not organized their data.

The consequence about the above act is that,when your root drive gets infected by a potential virus, or it gets formatted or loses its data due to a power surge, and you find that you no longer are able to boot your operating system, the only option you have is to format the partition and install the operating system again.

There are ways to recover data but , many users are not experts in recovering data it could cost them much in terms of money when they ask someone for data recovery , but it's always better to be safe than sorry.

Maintain all shortcuts for applications in one folder in your desktop·

  • There are many applications which are usually installed by users, therefore, it is always better to have their shortcuts in one folder to keep the desktop clean and clutter free.
Uninstall the applications that you don't use·

  • This is very crucial, as many people don't liketo uninstall application, but just ignore them despite the fact that they know these application regardless of their are taking up space in their computer's hard disk as well as registry.· Uninstalling such applications helps you to control which programs are useful to you and which aren't.
Hope you enjoy organizing your data.

on May 13, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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Folder dissapear only some open file are ther and drive show 80 % full


Most probably your PC & external HDD is infected with dangerous objects/files eg. virus, malwares, etc... which resulted your folders & files atributes changed to "hidden".

Do a thorough Virus/Malware scan for the PC & External HDD, to removed the "dangerous object/files"

Refer to this thread how to recover your "hidden" folder/files @ Reset System and Hidden Attributes for Files or Folders Caused by Virus

Hope it helps

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I CANT DELETE FOLDERS IN MY HDD


Download a program called "Unlocker" and use that to see whether your folders are locked, and this will let you unlock them so you can delete them :)
http://download.cnet.com/Unlocker/3000-2248_4-10493998.html

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4 gb usb creating shortcuts folders


I think you are referring,that there are folders and shortcuts which are not created by you and its generating automatically?
if this so, Its an action of a virus. - Run full system scan using a up-to-date virus scanner.

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My folder's turned into 1 KB Shortcuts on my 500 GB WD Hard Drive


Is this the Problem???
Only Shortcuts,,,,,, _68.gif

Don't format your Flash Drive.
Your data is still there.

Use Shortcut Virus Remover.


  • 100% free
  • Setup file to download 1.1 Mb
  • Installed file 2 Kb
It will recover your all data.

DOWNLOAD !!!

http://shortcutvirusremover.blogspot.com

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My folder's turned into 1 KB Shortcuts on my 500 GB WD Hard Drive, it seems like memory in my HD is used, but when i click in to open folder it says that file cannot find :(


Well, it's obviously your external WD drive infected with virus which stop you from accessing the data by turning them into shortcuts (such as 1KB or 2KB). This blog article how to fix folder become shortcuts should help you out. Follow the step by step please. Note: do not attempt to format the drive before you try.

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My folder's turned into 1 KB Shortcuts on my 500 GB WD Hard Drive


I believe this is a trojan. I have the same problem. I found by going into Properties-shortcut tab- you have to rename the shortcut to the correct shortcut. You should notice some wierd file name like "keuiku.scr." Simply rename it to the original name and it works for me.

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