How to Remove Short Cut Virus

Short cut virusToday, several people uneasy by the fret of shortcut virus. Many people ask me to post how to remove Short Cut Virus. It’s really not a virus, it is a “VBS Script”.

Shortcuts to the subsequent steps to get rid of the virus for good.

For Uninfected computer:

  1. Go to RUN.
  2.  write wscript.exe and press ENTER.
  3. Stop script after specified number of seconds: select 1 and click on apply => OK.

Now any Short Cut virus will enter into your PC from any Pen drive.

For the infected computer:

  1. Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC key on the keyboard.
  2. Go to Processes tab.
  3. Here, select the file wscript.exe.
  4. Click End Processes.
  5. Now go to C:/ drive.
  6. Search wscript in the search box.
  7. SHIFT + DELETE all files within the name of wscript.
  8. Those files aren’t being deleted skip over.
  9. Now Go to RUN.
  10. Write wscript.exe and press ENTER
  11. Stop script after specified number of seconds: select 1 and click on apply => OK.

Now your Computer is free from Short cut virus.

For attacked Pen Drive:

  1. Connect your pen drive to PC.
  2. Now open cmd.
  3. Write you pen drive’s Letter and press enter. (Example- H: )
  4. Enter the code below accurately.
  5. Code: attrib -s -h / s / d *. *
  6. Press enter.
  7. Now see all your files are showing properly?
  8. Now Format the pen drive after copy the important files to the PC.

Now your pen drive is free from short cut virus.

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