How to remove write protecton in my pendrive [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question babu - Last answered on Oct 12, 2017 at 03:08 AM by mizan
Plz tell me about how to remove write protection in my pendrive
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dear folks,,

here is the solution to remove write protection in pendrive due to virus. please do the following steps

start - run -regedit - HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Currentcontrolset\control\storatedevicepolicies

in right side u will be getting writeprotect option, just right click that and modify the value from 1 to 0

it will work definetly ...................

thanks for your valuable feedback....

by jegan
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DJ- Feb 22, 2010 at 01:56 AM
thanks jegan its work guuuuuuuuuuuud.
dore- Apr 22, 2011 at 06:58 AM
ur awesome workd n my ipod is safe now thnk u
sugneshswami 1Posts Friday November 2, 2012Registration date November 2, 2012 Last seen - Nov 2, 2012 at 07:13 AM
perfect, thnx it worked, u saved my prndrive from dying...
thnx a lot
keep on posting great notes.
thnx again
vikas patel
Robert Martin- Sep 10, 2017 at 12:30 AM
It worked in my pendrive thanks a lot
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if you have transcend pen drive infected by 9u.exe which is a write protect virus then the following works like a charm:
1) download JetFlash online recovery from:
2) run the program
3) specify the capacity of your drive eg.512 MB, 1 GB .....etc
4) choose "repair and erase all data" OR " repair and keep existing data"
5) progress bar starts.......completes
6) notification appears ---" format complete"
7) unplug and plug your drive and .....presto


by the way I am just a doctor by profession
prashant045 2Posts Saturday May 8, 2010Registration date May 8, 2010 Last seen - May 8, 2010 at 04:01 AM
to austrygypsy
thanks a lot u saved by transcend 4gb pendrive
thanks a lot.....................
Bantay_Dagat- Oct 13, 2012 at 01:31 AM
Thank you very much. It was indeed a virus. I've serached everywhere for almost 6 hrs. and your solution was the only thing that's perfect. :)
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Hey I have solved my problem using the following procedure. Follow this once.
To remove write protection:
Open Start Menu >> Run, type regedit and press Enter, this will open the registry editor.
Navigate to the following path:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies Double click the key WriteProtect in the right pane and set the value to 0
In the Value Data Box and press OK button
Exit Registry, restart your computer and then again re-connect your USB pen drive on your computer.
It was worked to me. Good luck
sreekumar- Oct 9, 2012 at 08:56 AM
I tried but failed. Best solution is through it in to waste bin and buy another exept sandisk.
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i didn't have the storage devices!! but it worked for me it's working now, thanx Jane.

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