This disk is write protected Tags: Configuration Memory Card Sd Card Format Windows 7 Last response: June 27, 2011 2:23 PM in Windows 7 Share mandeep singh randhawa June 27, 2011 5:36:29 AM when i want to format my mempry card (amall sd card) connected to memory card reader...it shows dat the disl is write protected...hw wud i get rid out f dis????????????? More about : disk write protected | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove mandeep singh randhawa June 27, 2011 5:37:39 AM and i am not able to delete anything separately frm it too......i cant dell nythng | Report abuse Tamz_msc June 27, 2011 5:39:31 AM If its a SD card it should have a write protection switch. Put it to off position. | Report abuse sminlal Windows 7 Authority June 27, 2011 6:05:21 AM You need to slide the switch indicated below so that it's in the position shown: | Report abuse shanky887614 June 27, 2011 2:23:15 PM if you have a problem like my stepdad and me had with his memory card for us it was probably our really cheap card reader about £5 for internal there are 2 possible solutions 1. right-click on files/memory card and make sure that read-only is unchecked 2. after making sure the card is not hardware locked look at picture in post above, if that dosnt fix it follow on to step 3 3. you can put the card in a camera and reformat it and that will fix it, most cameras seem to ignore if the data has been flagged as read only (in software not hard ware | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>This disk is write protected> Related ressources: ForumThe Disk is write-protected . Remove the write -protection ForumDisk is write protected pen drive windows 7 ForumWrite-protected disk ForumHow can I format my 8 GB Transcend flash disk that is write protected ? ForumSandisk usb the disk is write protected ForumMake sure the disk is not full or write-protected ForumThe Disk is write-protected . Remove the write -protection ForumMy flash disk Write protected ForumCannot format, disk write protected ForumTranscend clevel the disk is write - protected ForumMake sure that the disk not full or write protected and that the disk not curren ForumHow to remove the disk is write protected error for usb pendrive ForumMy pen drive is shown the disk is write-protected remove the write protection ho ForumUSB Flash Drive is write protected and shows up as unknown on Disk Management. H Forum" Disk is Write Protected " warning ForumDisk is write protected usb ForumThe disk is write protected ForumHow do i fix my write protected disk ForumHow do i fix my write protected disk ForumHow do i fix my write protected disk More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !