My USB has a virus on it... Tags: Flash Media Laptops Virus Usb Storage Last response: August 16, 2010 3:55 AM in Storage Share rhonaem August 15, 2010 3:39:48 PM My uSB has a virus on it but I need to get all of the data off it on to my laptop. If i copy all of the files will this copy the virus too? I have up to date virus protection on my laptop, will that make it ok? More about : usb virus | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove jefe323 August 15, 2010 4:45:03 PM run a virus scan on the drive and that should pick up the infection and you can remove it | Report abuse fire_storm August 16, 2010 3:55:23 AM which OS are you running? What anti virus are you using? Usually you should disable stuff like auto run from CD and USB | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>My USB has a virus on it...> Related ressources: ForumI used a USB drive on m last computer and it had a virus . ForumNo usb port working bios virus ForumNo usb port working bios virus ForumCan a USB virus infect a Logitech G500 programmable mouse? ForumUSB storage device killing virus ForumMy usb drive has a virus ForumUsb can not find after virus attack then clean up ForumInternet USB & DVD drive not working after virus any ideas ? Internet saying ForumAutomatic USB Virus Scanner ForumUsb virus toshiba ForumUsb and dvd drive disabled after virus infection in windows xp ForumUSB Virus ForumAutorun.inf / VBscript - USB drive - virus ? ForumUSB storage device killing virus ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumEXTERNAL USB HARD DRIVE power supply ForumUsb is not functioning ForumUSB hard drive ForumUsb not accesible the directory is corrupted ForumUsb files always corrupted More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !