We are using USB pen drives for data transfer between computers. It’s very important to keep your data always with you. When you’re using pen drives, the biggest problem is Viruses. Mostly pen drives doesn’t consist any security measures. So viruses and malwares can attack our pen drive easily. If virus attacks your pen drive, it hides the all the files and creates .exe extension to replace the hidden files.
Folder Options –>
Show Hidden Files and Folders
But this simple method doesn’t work when your pen drive is attacked by harmful viruses.
For Example, E:
Now click on Start –> Run
In Run box, type cmd and hit Enter
Now command prompt will appear, in command prompt type the drive letter of your pen drive and hit Enter.
Example type E:
After that, type attrib -s -h /s /d *.*