Windows - Remove faulty removable disk drive icon

December 2016




Issue


After using an Infected USB drive, there's removable disk drive icon permanently displayed in the system tray. How to get rid of it ?

Solution


1. Download USB Fix to your desktop (choose server 2 for English)

http://pagesperso-orange.fr/nostools/usbfix.html

2. Connect all of your removal drives including Pendrive

3. Double clisk on the icon

4. Choose option 2

5. Your PC will reboot

6. Leave the tool run

7. After clean-up a report will be located : C:\UsbFix.txt

Thanks to Ambucias for this tip.

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