Scandisk pendrive

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sonu - Feb 25, 2015 at 03:06 AM
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- Feb 25, 2015 at 03:14 AM
Hello,

my scandisk pendrive is write protection plz. tell me to remove it


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Feb 25, 2015 at 03:14 AM
Hello,
Please follow this steps from https://ccm.net/computing/hardware/847-how-to-format-a-usb-flash-drive/#q=how+to+remove+write+protection+from+usb&cur=1&url=%2F

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
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