Do you get irritated when someone told you your thumb drive got virus? Someone always act like IT expert and told you that your thumb drive is infected. When you ask why when the running antivirus do not alert anything, they will confidently told you, you see, this thumbds.db here. It is a hidden file. OMG!
For infomation, this file thumbs.db is a system file generated when you view files in the folder with Thumbnails or Filmstrip. It contains a copy of each of the preview images generated for image files to enable quick load up the next time you browse the files in the folder.
And if you want to get rid of it, follow this steps.
1) Go to START
2) Look for CONTROL PANEL
3) Then, go to FOLDER OPTION
4) Go to VIEW tab, then uncheck DO NOT CACHE THUMBNAILS
And a tips for safe networking. This way I’m sure you won’t got hacked!