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Windows 7: unusual folders and files in USER folder

09 Apr 2017   #1

win 7 64 bit professional
unusual folders and files in USER folder


noticed something I never saw before. In my USER folder, besides the USERS I created are two unknown hidden folders

Akvckng and VoI85C

each has 10 files. Each has a different extension , such as txt. doc, rtf, jpeg


none will open.

I have scanned them with BitDefender and Spybot, no issues found

I have not deleted them , but they seem to be created at each boot up.

So what are they? anything to worry about?

Thanks Dan

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09 Apr 2017   #2

win 7 64 bit professional


I noticed upon reboot, file folder and file names within change, but still 10 files
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09 Apr 2017   #3
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot

Try scanning the entire drive with MalwareBytes and see if it turns up anything.
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