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please suggest me a free and good antivirus:who can safe my laptop from virus.i have one more problem.when i plug any usb/pendrive. its creat a shortcut and keep my files in shortcut.pls help me

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Hello,

For the short cut, Try this 1.

Check whether the files are not in hidden mode. Follow the following steps.

Step 1:

Click on the below link and download the file "AutorunExterminator"

https://ccm.net/download/download-11613-autorun-exterminator

Extract it --> Double-click on "AutorunExterminator" --> Plug your External

hard drive now.

This will remove the autorun.inf files from your External hard drive and also from

the drives.

Step 2:

Click on "Start" -->Run --> type 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 --> 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

https://ccm.net/download/download-105-malwarebytes

Update it --> Perform "Full Scan"

Note : Default selected option is "Quick Scan".

For the free antivirus click on the Kioskea's download section, search for AVG, I believe it to be the best that is free.

Good luck

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I can also suggest AVG, been using it now for years. Its realy good. I like how it catches a virus the moment it tries to do something.
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Did I miss something or didn't I write AVG ?
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Yes you did, sorry, was just trying to emphasize the good advise you gave him :)