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File Extention tuned to _Filenam

by VirtualAct / March 10, 2013 12:40 AM PST

Hi
Today when I open Pictures folder I notice that all .jpg files are different it's turned to .jpg_File so is zip files changed to .zip_File ..
Only thing happened yesterday is turn off PC from power before it completed shutdown .
Before that I was have shortcut Virus on my PC infected from USB flash .
so I formated the hardesk and reinstall windows again and keeping all my files on D: Partition .
After format I reinstall all my softwares from D: Partition including Eset Nod32 Antivirus ..
This is screeshot to what i taking about ..
http://postimage.org/image/cjf3t5d69/

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And Does Renaming The File Fix the Problem?
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / March 10, 2013 3:39 AM PDT

Change the file name from .jpg_File to simply Filename.jpg. Same with the .zip files. Of course, if the virus corrupted those files, then renaming them may not help. You'll need to use your backups to recover those particular files.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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Thanks
by VirtualAct / March 10, 2013 6:29 AM PDT

Thanks Grif for replay
It's looks like issue with windows explorer because when I brows the file with 7zip it show all files in correct extension ..
This is another screenshot from windows explorer
http://img4host.net/upload/10212515513cec2b0478e.jpg
I'm think on reformat my PC again just in case if their is a virus doing all that
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