Find your USB drive, you'll note on the left it says 'READ ONLY'. Reply Guy McDowell December 16, 2015 at 1:06 am That's weird, but I'm glad it's working for you now. thanx a lot dear friend :) :) Reply Guy April 2, 2015 at 9:52 pm My pleasure. Be sure to select the right drive. http://somitek.com/write-protected/unable-to-format-drive-write-protected.html
Download Buy Now Partition Master Key Features Resize Partitions Extend system partition to solve low disk space problem. It now thinks i 8 GB sandisk is now only 2.31 gb Reply Marvin Seno December 18, 2015 at 2:37 am I cant believe it worked on me !!thnx bro Reply no read and write protection. That Apacer tool has been a boon to lot's of people without Apacer USB thumb drives. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/format-write-protected-usb-flash-drive/
Restored my Kingston Data Traveler 2.0 8GB successfully. Don't use the testing program. Still getting the Write Protect Error?
A real last resort. Reply NCS2972 April 7, 2015 at 3:34 am It didn't work for me :'( I'm using SanDisk Cruzer Facet I've tried regedit>hkey local machine to unwrite the usb write protected but Reply IM HAPPY March 24, 2015 at 5:18 pm Hi, I had the same problem with my PenDrive SLiQ 64GB. Kingston Format Utility remember when u baught the pendrive it had come with some packing.
It wasn’t terribly surprising that it worked, with the test drive being a Kingston product. Write Protected Usb Format Tool I am using a Dell Inspiron 530 with XP installed. Reply Ed May 6, 2015 at 7:01 am hello sir, i have problem with write protection on my usb, i try your method using cmd but it didn't work, when i I cannot format the pendrive.sreejith 22 answers Last reply Jun 22, 2016 More about flash drive write protected format Primo SolutionsJun 20, 2013, 12:55 PM Only solution that worked for me
Reply Guy McDowell January 8, 2016 at 1:13 pm If you're still having problems with your USB flash drive, here are some other resources to try: HDD Low Level Format helps How To Remove Write Protection From Pen Drive In Windows 8 Report sri- Dec 19, 2009 at 12:10 AM hi! USB drive is back to FAT32 default setting and no more write protection. is this a fake or is there really that typo on a kingston product?
Restart your computer and re-connect your USB pen drive on your computer. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/storage/how-erase-write-protected-usb-drive-or-sd-card-summary-3633096/ If it is listed here, make a note of the number beside it. Can't Format Usb Write Protected Then upon reboot to the 2nd partition it was not recognized as KINGSTON as partition A but Removable drive F: and it was asking to format it. How To Remove Write Protection From Pen Drive In Windows 7 Reply Amit tyagi January 2, 2015 at 10:37 am No solution problem write protected pen drive no format Reply Gulrez January 1, 2015 at 9:03 am Thanks a lot pal..
I just can't reformat the pendrive as "The Disk is Write-Protected". http://somitek.com/write-protected/unable-to-format-usb-pen-drive-write-protected.html when i do restore option with Apacher it says device not found.. Fixed it. I followed every single step you said and it's still the same. The Disk Is Write Protected Pen Drive How To Format
Reply arsalan May 15, 2015 at 2:14 pm after method again format.it unlock. We are working every day to make sure our community is one of the best. That was available on my disk. Check This Out Also, check with the maker of your USB thumb drive to see if they have any tools to help, or advice to give.
check it Reply Guy April 28, 2015 at 8:00 pm Thank you, Esau. Enable Usb Write.reg File Reply IanP April 2, 2015 at 6:15 pm Apacer restore failed with contact vendor error. Reply anonymous coward April 3, 2014 at 10:06 pm Hans, depends on the manufacturer of your usb drive.
Cheerzzz Reply Guy McDowell February 29, 2016 at 3:51 pm Glad to hear it. To do that, right-click on the shortcut and choose Run as administrator. mUsbFixer is a free and tiny tool to remove write-protection and format the pendrives and SD cards. Sandisk Write Protected Reply emma May 28, 2016 at 12:42 pm how do i create Ryan May 7, 2016 at 11:56 pm Hi Everyone, I have been to multiple websites, Youtube videos and blogs.
I believe it could have been caused by a malware infection. Reply Guy February 17, 2015 at 1:27 pm Hi Andrej, Glad I could help! I cant delete, write or format anything on my Trancend flash drive, I get the write protected error. this contact form They may even offer a refund.
Thanks. It happens. They may even offer a refund. Reply Guy M September 22, 2014 at 12:05 pm I don't have any other ideas, beyond what's suggested in this article and elsewhere on MakeUseOf.com.
Please help Reply Amir Haziq September 15, 2016 at 2:24 pm Im on the last step but when i tried to format it, there is a box written in it "the Download this http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/usbdeview.zip 2. I suspected a problem so ran the testing program, which corrupted the drive and now I cant format it. Type in the command DISKPART and hit Enter.
Glad we could help. Reply Moki November 20, 2015 at 7:42 pm After I finish with the step 1 in cmd, when I tried to do formatting test I forgot to remove flash drive from Can't say I've seen one with that capacity. nothign works, i would really like to be able to use this...
What do I do? It was also not write protected after the restore. First, make sure this is what you need to do. Try your USB drive again.