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Discussion in 'Malware Help - MG (A Specialist Will Reply)' started by DxH, Mar 30, 2011.

  1. DxH

    DxH Private E-2

    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.
     
  2. DxH

    DxH Private E-2

    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.
     
  3. TimW

    TimW MajorGeeks Administrator - Jedi Malware Expert Staff Member

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