troubleshooting Question

Desktop shortcut called 'Virus' and we can't delete it.

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There's a pc that appears to be infected.

The PC has a shorcut on the desktop that is labeled as 'Virus' and which cannot be deleted. We've checked Task Manager and checked for any processes running.

Virus scan has been run and found multiple items which were cleaned. This has been repeated several times.

Still, with admin rights, this shortcut cannot be deleted.

Suggestions?


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