The filename,directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect

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mababa789 Posts 2 Registration date Friday October 31, 2014 Status Member Last seen October 31, 2014 - Oct 31, 2014 at 12:46 AM
Ambucias Posts 47357 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen February 15, 2023 - Oct 31, 2014 at 06:57 AM
All the items (both files and folders) inside my pen drive had been renamed to some characters like :]h.¡>?.A?? and when I try to open any folder Windows gives this message.

The filename,di
rectory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect

Please give me a suggestion please
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Ambucias Posts 47357 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen February 15, 2023 11,182
Oct 31, 2014 at 04:51 AM
Hello,
# Download UsbFix on your computer, and launch it.
# It will start automatically, and a shortcut will be created on your desktop.
# Connect all your external data sources to your PC (Usb keys, external drives, etc...) Do not open them.
# Choose " Deletion " option.

#The computer will re-start, and it may be longer than usually.

# UsbFix will display a message at re-start.

# Click "OK" to start cleaning.
# Copy/paste the report here.

Tutorial : http://www.en.usbfix.net/2014/02/usbfix-tutorial-clean-option/
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