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Old 03-30-11, 11:31
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Hey guys, just got rid of a new version of the "Windows Recovery" trojan.. everything seems to be gone but it has somehow changed every single file on my computer to hidden. Of course when i check "show hidden files and folders" everything appears again. Is there a way to change them all back? Searched the forum and I couldnt find anything. Ty in advance.
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Old 03-30-11, 13:40
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After 3 hours of messing around, i finally found a solution. If anyone is having this problem after a virus has changed all your files and folders to hidden, click start, run, type cmd press enter. Now enter this command

attrib -s -h -r c:/*.* /s /d

Hope it helps.
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Good to know you got it working. If you are still having any malware issues, please do the following;

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