Storage Flash Memory is often transmitted viruses by which to our own computers because of the process of transferring files from one device to another.
Autorun.inf usually spread from portable devices i.e. USB/Flash drives, Memory Cards etc. What Autorun.info does is simply modify some registry values and you cannot restore them manually because access to Registry Editor is already restricted.
You are not able to enable “Show Hidden Files and Folders”
Your systems prevents you from opening “Task Manager”
“Registry Editor”will no longer accessible.
Instead of opening drives or folders in same window, it can open them into new window each time.
How to remove autorun.inf virus ?
download Flash Disinfector it’s free removal tool you can download by click here.
after finsh download double-click Flash_Disinfector.exe icon to run it and you will see a prompt similar to the figure below.
Please insert your flash drive and click OK button.
Please do so and allow the utility to clean up those drives as well. Wait until it has finished scanning.
When Flash Disinfector has finished running, you will see a prompt as shown below.
Reboot your computer when done.
Note: Flash_Disinfector will create a hidden file named autorun.inf in each partition and every USB drive plugged in when you ran it. Don’t delete this folder. It will help protect your drives from future infection.