Autorun Deleter is another freeware tool to protect your USB storage devices from virus, malware, trozen etc. It is hardly 92 KB in size and developed by the windows club team. This tiny tool can be downloaded from the download link which is provided at the end of the article.
The Autorun.inf file is usually found in the root directory removable media, as soon as you plug t oPC it creates same in all of the drives also. When the infected ‘autorun.inf’ file is accessed, the shell menu is modified to execute the malware. There is no way to be virus free, however, you can must minimize it with Autorun Deleter.
Autorun Deleter is a free program which disables and deletes the Autorun.inf virus. While most anti-virus can delete it, some may miss it. Another problem you may face that it is too stubborn and keeps coming back, especially if you simply delete the file manually.
Autorun Deleter is a portable and totally free application. It does not require any installation like Phrozen Safe USB – which are also useful tool to protect USB drive with extra functionality.
Autorun Deleter is so easy to use. If you find that a removable media is infected with the autorun.inf virus, simply run this tool. It will delete the file and make a change in the Windows registry to ensure that it does not appear again.
Just run the Autorun Deleter, click the big icon to delete the autorun.inf virus. Once the process is completed, you will be informed that “You are done”. To exit the application, click the “x” button and you have done.