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|will a virus folow|
|Topic Started: Jul 25 2008, 08:51 PM (328 Views)|
|samko||Jul 25 2008, 08:51 PM Post #1|
My laptop as a virus (the (0xc0000005) application error). i tried a lot of things and it doesn't work. therefore, i decided to do a system restore. but i have a lot files, pictures and videos that haven't been saved. so i would like to transfer them to an external hardrive, but i'm also afraid that the virus will follow and my external hardrive will be infected too. my question is: if i only transfer files, pictures and videos will i also transfer a virus without know it? and is it safe (for the external hardrive) to do so...
|mirso||Jul 25 2008, 08:52 PM Post #2|
System Restore does not affect your personal data files (such as Microsoft Word documents, browsing history, drawings, favorites, or your mail) so you won't lose changes made to these files.
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