I formated my 16 gb flash drive and it came back with only 1 gb. Can someone tell me why and can I get it back to 16gb ? Tags: Storage Flash Drive Last response: September 30, 2013 6:37 AM in Storage Share wade6474 September 30, 2013 6:11:14 AM I formated a 16gb flash drive and it only gave 1gb to use.Can someone tell me why that happened and can I get the 16gb back ? More about : formated flash drive back back 16gb Reply to wade6474 expl0itfinder a b G Storage September 30, 2013 6:37:47 AM What filesystem did you format it to? Reply to expl0itfinder Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !