Remove write protection?

Sasha - Updated on Jun 14, 2018 at 09:00 AM
 Blocked Profile - Jun 14, 2018 at 04:50 PM
I try to format an USB but it doesn't work because of the write protection.
I tried to solve the problem using regedit, but I didn't have the StorageDevicePolicies folder...I created it and created the WriteProtect thing and value is at 0 but it's still not working.
I tried to solve it using cmd prompt, the "attributes disk clear readonly" command works, but when i enter "clean"
it sais 'DiskPart has encountered an error: The request could not be performed because of an I/O device error'.
The chkdsk h: /f command is also not working.
EaseUS Partition Master is also not working.
Error checking in USB properties detects nothing.

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Blocked Profile
Jun 14, 2018 at 04:50 PM
What OS is it? If you are not performing any of this with an elevated credential, it won't work!