Pendrive shows write protected [Solved/Closed]

RAHULRR 3 Posts Monday February 10, 2014Registration date February 11, 2014 Last seen - Feb 10, 2014 at 11:59 PM - Latest reply: Ambucias 55128 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date September 25, 2018 Last seen
- Feb 11, 2014 at 05:16 AM
sir, my transcend pendrive is shows write protected no action can be completed on pendrive.
I check this in many pc's but same problem occur in all
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xpcman 19323 Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration dateModeratorStatus September 24, 2018 Last seen - Feb 11, 2014 at 12:04 AM
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Thank you
The drive is probably broken. Windows returns this code when it can't write to the drive. It just assumes it can't write because it's "write protected".
RAHULRR 3 Posts Monday February 10, 2014Registration date February 11, 2014 Last seen - Feb 11, 2014 at 12:07 AM
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Thank you
but sir pendrive is not broken also pendrive is shown in our pc but no action takes place
Ambucias 55128 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date September 25, 2018 Last seen - Feb 11, 2014 at 05:16 AM
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Thank you
Hope this will help you...
for windows only

Click start
then run regedit
go to this directory HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Currentcontrolset\control\
if you can't find StorageDevicePolicies under control folder
then make some new one. Follow this steps:

step 1:
go to this directory HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Currentcontrolset\control\
again and right click control folder

step 2:
select new, then click key and rename the new key #1 folder into
StorageDevicePolicies

step 3:
right click StorageDevicePolicies folder and select new DWORD(32-bit) Value
for 32-bit Operating System and select new DWORD(64-bit) Value
for 64-bit Operating System

step 4:
rename dword newer folder into WriteProtect, then double click WriteProtect
and change the value data into 0 with hexadecimal base, Then close regedit

step 5:
open my computer and refresh it 5 times without do anything to your usb, and
properly eject your flash drive

step 6:
plug in your usb again into your computer and format it using exfat instead of fat32


Now, you can use your flash drive again....