there is a file called Autorun.inf file on windows 7

Discussion in 'Computer Software and Operating Systems' started by dsigamerxl, Mar 23, 2013.

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  1. YES it is

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  2. NO it is made by microsoft

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  3. your computer is now F*****

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  1. dsigamerxl
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    dsigamerxl Advanced Member

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    guys i am on windows 7 and i ask you a favor first go to windows explorer the click on computer on the search bar search autorun if a file shows up please tell me i really need to know
     
  2. raulpica

    raulpica With your drill, thrust to the sky!

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    Huh, there are a lot of legit uses for autorun.inf (mainly the Autoplay function), so it's not necessarily a virus. More info needed, though.
     
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  4. dsigamerxl
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    dsigamerxl Advanced Member

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    UPDATE: i opened it in notepad it says AUTORUN open bitlockergo.exe or something like that is it still a virus
     
  5. Ryupower

    Ryupower Brood

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    i has to do with
    bit locker drive encryption, i think
     
  6. Minox

    Minox Thanks for the fish

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    Bitlocker is a drive encryption function that comes with later versions of Windows.
     
  7. dsigamerxl
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    dsigamerxl Advanced Member

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    so it isn't a virus
     
  8. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

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    No.
     
  9. dsigamerxl
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    dsigamerxl Advanced Member

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    HOORAY!!! thanks guys for relpying on this thread thank you very much you guys are great for help
     
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