How To Remove Shortcut Virus

How to Remove Shortcut Virus is One of the most Common Question asked among the PC users, once in a life time we all have experienced it. Shortcut Virus, is a new modern virus that automatically without knowing to the user enters into the PC/USB/SD Card and convert all of your content into a shortcut. In fact, it has become so common that people often overlooked and underestimated. At first it seems that nothing to worry about happened. After all, it is only a shortcut file.



Alternate way Shortcut Virus gets perilous when it begins increasing on your PC making easy routes everywhere.It can even go to the the C: Drive of your PC and you don’t want that to happen, right?

To prevent it, here’s the solution:

Here’s a VBScript File coded to scan all infected drives, find out the virus and delete it.
And all these things are done within seconds.

Actually, a VBScript is a Visual Basic Script that commands the PC to do certain programmed tasks according to the script. In this case, it is directed to remove shortcut virus completely from your system.

So, it’s not a application. It’s just a script. The code for removing shortcut virus is already precoded, all you need to do is, download the script from below link, run it. It’ll automatically start getting things done all alone.

Download Link : VBScript

A dialog box will fly up, requesting you to click OK and again vanish for some moments, appear again. The same procedure for about 4-5 times.

So, all you need to is, run the script and Bingo!

Here I want to share some of the prevention steps to get rid of Viruses as we know “Prevention is better than cure”. Here we go:

Step 1: Don’t open your removable devices using autoplay dialog box.

Step 2: Don’t Open your removable devices with double clicking on it, use the exploler option (right click on removable device and select Explorer) in this way the virus program will not be executed.

Step 3: Always Scan removable devices with USB Guard before opening them, it is a free application that scan external devices better than most of the antivirus avialable.

Download Link : USB Guard

Remember the prevention techniques and make an habit of these techniques for preventing the virus from your PC.

Hope the above methods helped you to remove the virus If you have any querries about any of the methods feel free to ask in comment section.

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Jervie David Montejar
Pinoy Blogger, developer, foodie, self-proclaimed photographer and big anime and otaku fan. Likes RPG and action video games.

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