Files from flashdrive all turns into shortcut

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Bahn Gein Posts 8 Registration date Friday February 22, 2013 Status Member Last seen March 14, 2013 - Mar 11, 2013 at 10:43 PM
Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 - Mar 12, 2013 at 05:12 AM
Hello,

my flashdrive always turn into shortcut icon whenever i plugged it on my computer. i did follow some suggestions such as using command prompt and then type. attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.* it really works but when i remove my flash drive and plugged it back, the same problem still occurs, the shortcut icon appears. can anyone help me, what should i do with this? somebody told me this could be fix through registry but he cannot give me the right steps to do it. kindly help me with this problem. any suggestions would be much appreciated. thanks in advance!

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Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,239
Mar 12, 2013 at 05:12 AM
Hello

Just follow the instructions in this link

https://ccm.net/faq/8734-files-on-flash-drive-changed-to-shortcuts

Good luck
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