AutorunExterminator - View hidden files on external storage medi

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Here below is the procedure to access hidden files on external storage media, such as USB keys or HDD, using AutorunExterminator.

Step 1

  • Click on the below link and download the file "AutorunExterminator":
  • Click here
  • Extract it and double-click on "AutorunExterminator" --> Plug your External hard drive now.
  • This will remove the autorun.inf files from your External hard disk drive and also from the drives.

Step 2

Click on "Start" -->Run --> "cmd" and click on OK.
  • Here I assume your External hard drive as G:
  • Enter this command.
  • attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.*
  • You can copy the above command and then do a right-click in the Command Prompt and paste it.
    • Note : Replace the letter g with your External hard drive letter.
  • Now check for your files in External Drive.

Step 3:
  • After that, download the Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from the below link
  • click here
  • Update it --> Perform "Full Scan"
  • Note : Default selected option is "Quick Scan".
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