Restore Hidden folders affected by Virus in Pen Drive / Hard dirve

Submitted by Karthikeyan on

Is your Pen drive / Hard drive affected by Virus?

All the folders & files are missing?

First, scan your Pen drive / Computer completely using the latest updated Antivirus software

Even after scanning, you may not see the folders, but it may be hidden.

To restore these folders follow the below steps.

Open command prompt (Press Window key + R)

Type : cmd

Switch to the affected drive (USB Pen Drive) root directory.

For example here N is my pen drive letter.

In command prompt, type N:

 Then type the following command :

attrib -r -s -h *.* /s /d

That's all.

Now open the drive, you can see all the folders & files.