Deleting virus without deleting files?

  User-1227197 17:27 25 Nov 08

Dear all,

On a recent trip to India my USB memory stick got infected by a virus (Win32...) with all the pictures from my trip on it.

Is there any way I could get rid of virus without loosing my files?

Any help will be very much appreciated.

Best regards


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:52 25 Nov 08

What Antivirus on your System?

Just plug in and tell your Antivirus to scan and clean.

  User-1227197 18:15 25 Nov 08

I've got AVG 8.0.

I know that i can plug in and clean. But that's not what I want. By cleaning my antivirus will delete my files (pictures) and I want to avoid this.

Any ideas?


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:34 25 Nov 08

My antivirus (Avast) gives three options

move to chest

If I remember AVG used to give the same.
If they wont clean then there is no choice except to delete

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