All your shortcut icons have been changed to .LNK files and you can’t open any software!
Don’t worry i have a simple solution for you. Follow these 3 simple steps to resolve this issue.
Go to Start – Run – type “regedit” and press the “Enter key”
OR Press Win key + R to open Run Prompt
Navigate to “HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.lnk\”
Delete user choice folder, close registry editor and
restart your machine.