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Hello i was on virustotal and checked a file called desktop.ini and it was on my recently downloaded (Opera gx) and then it said it was a microsoft file and i went to the community tab and it said it was malshare im really worried.image.thumb.png.0c4e9873a3298ef1871d2e1c650ce0fd.pngimage.thumb.png.ed141d4f37fcd746070f79f3fef7552d.png

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desktop.ini is a normal INItialization file used in the Windows OS.  It has been in the Windows OS through multiple 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows  and the INI file structure goes back to the beginning of MS Windows which ran as a 16 bit DOS environment.

It is in no way malicious and certainly not a virus.


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