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Are these shortcuts in User folder virus ?


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Swagata

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I enabled "Show Protected System Files" in Folder Options and found these shortcuts in User folder. Are these viruses ? 
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Hi,

No they are "special shortcuts" windows uses for compatibility etc. and should be left alone.

 

On the following article check the section Windows Vista and Windows 7 have built-in symbolic links


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Hi,

No they are "special shortcuts" windows uses for compatibility etc. and should be left alone.

 

On the following article check the section Windows Vista and Windows 7 have built-in symbolic links

Thank you for the information.


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