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How to download a file which Google Drive has flagged as a Virus - hovatek - 03-10-2017

There are certain files (false positives uploaded to Google Drive) which you really need to download but Google Drive doesn't allow you download because such files are marked as Virus and therefore only downloadable by the owner. When you attempt to download such a file, you'll get an error like:

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This guide will show you how to download such files anyway

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Steps to download a file which Google Drive has flagged as a Virus


Follow the stes below to download flagged Google Drive files


Important Notice
If Google drive has flagged a file as suspicious then you download it at your own risk