Pendrive not formatted

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navi - Mar 2, 2015 at 01:30 AM
Ambucias Posts 47356 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen February 15, 2023 - Mar 2, 2015 at 05:38 AM
Hello,

when i insert my pendrive it says to format, but it says "windows can't format it".

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Ambucias Posts 47356 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen February 15, 2023 11,166
Mar 2, 2015 at 05:38 AM
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Computertech Posts 3569 Registration date Friday February 6, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen July 18, 2016 892
Mar 2, 2015 at 02:19 AM
Hello,
May be it is inWriteProtect Option in Registry,it does not allow your pendrive to format.So You follow

1.Go to Run->regedit
2.MyComputer->HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE->SYSTEM->CurrentControlSet->Control -> StorageDevicePolicies
3.Delete the StorageDevicePolicies in Your Registry.

Now You can format the Pendrive
Or else try this...
https://ccm.net/faq/9524-format-a-usb-key-from-the-command-prompt-in-windows
Regards

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