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Windows 7: Can i Delete File at SystemVolumeInformation HDD External? and How?

22 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Can i Delete File at SystemVolumeInformation HDD External? and How?

Guys i found suspicious file's at my Harddisk External , at folder "System Volume Information" can i delete those?

here's the pic, can i delete those? or just leave it there? there's some text said will damaged your computer or personal data.... i afraid




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22 Oct 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hello ;

Anti NetCut.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 45,139 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.

If Anti NetCut.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 69,694 bytes. The program has a visible window. Some people think it is not dangerous. There is no file information. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
If problems with Anti NetCut.exe come up, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Anti Netcut 2).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Anti NetCut.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Anti NetCut.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat .

Source : http://www.file.net/process/anti%20netcut.exe.html
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22 Oct 2012   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alikhan View Post
Hello ;

Anti NetCut.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 45,139 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.

If Anti NetCut.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 69,694 bytes. The program has a visible window. Some people think it is not dangerous. There is no file information. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
If problems with Anti NetCut.exe come up, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Anti Netcut 2).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Anti NetCut.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Anti NetCut.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat .
If you're directly quoting another website, you need to cite the source underneath to show you aren't passing it off as your own work Forum Rule #5: No plagiarism.

Source: Anti NetCut.exe Windows process - What is it?

@sle3pingz:

Those files are located in your previous System Restore Points, so it's easier to just remove them:

System Restore

To manually create a new Restore Point
  • Go to Control Panel and select System and Maintenance
  • Select System
  • On the left select Advance System Settings and accept the warning if you get one
  • Select System Protection Tab
  • Select Create at the bottom
  • Type in a name i.e. Clean
  • Select Create
Now we can purge the infected ones
  • Go back to the System and Maintenance page
  • Select Performance Information and Tools
  • On the left select Open Disk Cleanup
  • Select Files from all users and accept the warning if you get one
  • In the drop down box select your main drive i.e. C
  • For a few moments the system will make some calculations
  • Select the More Options tab
  • In the System Restore and Shadow Backups select Clean up
  • Select Delete on the pop up
  • Select OK
  • Select Delete
You are now done
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22 Oct 2012   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alikhan View Post
Hello ;

Anti NetCut.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 45,139 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.

If Anti NetCut.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 69,694 bytes. The program has a visible window. Some people think it is not dangerous. There is no file information. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
If problems with Anti NetCut.exe come up, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Anti Netcut 2).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Anti NetCut.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Anti NetCut.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat .
i didn't install that, maybe past i install it, but why at Harddisk External ? WD Harddisk External ... must i delete that? at System Volume Information Folder, i can't go into the folder ... sigh
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22 Oct 2012   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tom982 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alikhan View Post
Hello ;

Anti NetCut.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 45,139 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.

If Anti NetCut.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 69,694 bytes. The program has a visible window. Some people think it is not dangerous. There is no file information. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
If problems with Anti NetCut.exe come up, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Anti Netcut 2).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Anti NetCut.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Anti NetCut.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat .
If you're directly quoting another website, you need to cite the source underneath to show you aren't passing it off as your own work Forum Rule #5: No plagiarism.

Source: Anti NetCut.exe Windows process - What is it?

@sle3pingz:

Those files are located in your previous System Restore Points, so it's easier to just remove them:

System Restore

To manually create a new Restore Point
  • Go to Control Panel and select System and Maintenance
  • Select System
  • On the left select Advance System Settings and accept the warning if you get one
  • Select System Protection Tab
  • Select Create at the bottom
  • Type in a name i.e. Clean
  • Select Create
Now we can purge the infected ones
  • Go back to the System and Maintenance page
  • Select Performance Information and Tools
  • On the left select Open Disk Cleanup
  • Select Files from all users and accept the warning if you get one
  • In the drop down box select your main drive i.e. C
  • For a few moments the system will make some calculations
  • Select the More Options tab
  • In the System Restore and Shadow Backups select Clean up
  • Select Delete on the pop up
  • Select OK
  • Select Delete
You are now done
that was not C: , that was my External HardDisk WD~ how? must do system restore?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Oct 2012   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tom982 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alikhan View Post
Hello ;

Anti NetCut.exe is located in the folder "C:\Program Files". The file size on Windows 7/XP is 45,139 bytes.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The program has a visible window. Program has no file description. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 22% dangerous.

If Anti NetCut.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 0% dangerous. The file size is 69,694 bytes. The program has a visible window. Some people think it is not dangerous. There is no file information. Program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
If problems with Anti NetCut.exe come up, you can uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Anti Netcut 2).

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Anti NetCut.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Anti NetCut.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat .
If you're directly quoting another website, you need to cite the source underneath to show you aren't passing it off as your own work Forum Rule #5: No plagiarism.

Source: Anti NetCut.exe Windows process - What is it?

@sle3pingz:

Those files are located in your previous System Restore Points, so it's easier to just remove them:

System Restore

To manually create a new Restore Point
  • Go to Control Panel and select System and Maintenance
  • Select System
  • On the left select Advance System Settings and accept the warning if you get one
  • Select System Protection Tab
  • Select Create at the bottom
  • Type in a name i.e. Clean
  • Select Create
Now we can purge the infected ones
  • Go back to the System and Maintenance page
  • Select Performance Information and Tools
  • On the left select Open Disk Cleanup
  • Select Files from all users and accept the warning if you get one
  • In the drop down box select your main drive i.e. C
  • For a few moments the system will make some calculations
  • Select the More Options tab
  • In the System Restore and Shadow Backups select Clean up
  • Select Delete on the pop up
  • Select OK
  • Select Delete
You are now done
Didn't knew about that . Anyways i am putting a source to it .
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22 Oct 2012   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

i just want clean up the files at System Volume Information my External Harddisk , not my Local Disk C or D ... that KIS scanned netcut files is dangerous?
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