System Volume Information

I was looking for a way to remove a contaminated deposited hidden in my folder of the system volume.  I get access is denied when I try to enter. I turned off my System Restore as recommended and rebooted as recommended... I'm on my admin profile and when I use the quick cmd option system volume information/e/g username:f it tells me that it cannot find the specified path. I can't do a search for the file because the sneaky virus hidden! When I'm in Windows Explorer I always get the message "access denied" some can help me there is only 1 malware file bit, I need to delete... just one!  Thanks in advance!



I was looking for a way to remove a contaminated deposited hidden in my folder of the system volume.  I get access is denied when I try to enter. I turned off my System Restore as recommended and rebooted as recommended... I'm on my admin profile and when I use the quick cmd option system volume information/e/g username:f it tells me that it cannot find the specified path. I can't do a search for the file because the sneaky virus hidden! When I'm in Windows Explorer I always get the message "access denied" some can help me there is only 1 malware file bit, I need to delete... just one!  Thanks in advance!



System Volume Information is a folder hidden doubling.  Although there are ways to access, users are not intended to be done casually.

Turn off the system for all monitored readers restore will remove the restore points that are located in the System Volume Information folder.  Once you disable the system restore, run Disk Cleanup (start > run > cleanmgr.exe > OK).  Restart the computer. If you have already done this, the file has disappeared.

Run your antivirus scan again and you should find that the wrong file is is more reported.

In addition, you must realize that even if your antivirus application reports that there is an incorrect file in a restore point in System Volume Information, it will not hurt it unless and until that restore you by using this restore point.  Finally, Windows deletes the restore point that newcomers are created.

While you are in regard to the restoration of the system and outside, you can also view see how much space is used for the restore points and system restore only monitors the drive on which Windows is installed.  By default, SR uses 12% of the reader; for the large disks of today, it's too big.  You will need to adjust the slider so that SR uses only about 1 GB.

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