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My portable scan disk`s has viruses and i cant get into my files all my folders read 2kb but when i put my scan disk into my cell phone they work. how can i fix the problem

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Download microsoft security essentials (one of the best antiviruses. it even outperforms paid antiviruses) select your language and system type.[to find system type, click start menu and right-click on computer and select properties. it should be under the header "system", and next to "system type."] after it is done downloading, lauch the installer. after security essentials is done installing, run a custom scan and find the directory of your infected sandisk drive. after the scan is finished, click clean computer and this will preform recommended actions for the severity of the virus.
you can choose to uninstall microsoft security essentials if you want, but i do not recommend you do because it is a great free antivirus. if you do choose to keep it, navigate to the settings tab, then advanced on the side bar,and check "scan removable drives" this will have security essentials scan external drives so you don't have to worry about viruses on thumb drives and such.

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You have viruses on your cell phone possibly as well. go to and download either the trial or one of the products to delete the viruses. Make sure you have the portable included in the scan. Or after uploading the products and doing a scan then plugin the portable and it will scan it.

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