How to Recover Files from Virus Infected Storage Device

Recovering files for virus infected device can be frustrating, most times you end up formatting the device thereby losing your files.

Now I will show you how to use Command Prompt to recover your files affected by virus. Below are the steps you need to follow;

Step 1

Plug in the device you want to recover from Virus

Step 2

Go to start menu, type “CMD” right click and run as Administrator

Step 3

Type “chkdsk G:/f” and hit enter (G represent the letter on the drive)

Step 4

Type “y” and hit enter

Step 5

Now type “G:” again and hit enter

Step 6

Type “attrib –h –r –s /s /d *.*”

Step 7

Wait patiently for up to a minute, when the process is done. You can now check your drive.


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