Remove write-protection from a pen-drive

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soniloveleen
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- May 18, 2013 at 03:23 AM
carminabigue
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- May 28, 2013 at 11:25 PM
Hello,

Whenever I'm plugging my 8gb dany usb drive And then i try to open it. But it shows a pop up window which is saying to format . when i click on format it says 'WINDOWS WAS UNABLE TO COMPLETE FORMAT' and it is also showing 0 bytes, what should i do now .i just bought it few months ago. Please give me any solution. thanks

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justintjacob
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May 23, 2013 at 01:45 AM
may it will corrupted you can try to format it using Windows command open one command prompt

type the following commands

1.Diskpart

2.list disk

it will show the available disk ,assume disk 1 is your pen drive

3.Select disk 1

4.format
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carminabigue
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May 28, 2013 at 11:25 PM
Hi.

Try this

Try formatting your pen drive using the "HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool".

Click on the below link and download the file.

https://ccm.net/downloads/tools/4639-hp-usb-disk-storage-format-tool/

Good Luck
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