Write protected folders Tags: Flash Media Read Only Storage Last response: October 23, 2009 12:27 PM in Storage Share deogrorius October 23, 2009 6:05:33 AM My flush disk keeps saying that it is write protected and hence i cant add in any file or delete. I have tried mycomputer /properties and uticked the read only option but it doesnt work. Can anyone come to my rescue? Regards firstname.lastname@example.org More about : write protected folders evongugg a b G Storage October 23, 2009 12:27:49 PM Some drives have a switch on them to lock it. I've ran into a problem like that, and could not fix it untill i formated it, with a USB pen drive tool. http://www.bootdisk.com/pendrive.htm http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads/330/HP_USB_Stick_F... The pen drive may be bad and need replacement. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Xp sp3 all desktop folders now write-protected Forum Open a write protected folder Forum How to Open write protected folder Forum How to remove write-protection from my folders Forum Write protected folder problem Forum how removal write protection and restore system folder in micro-sd hc class 4 ? Forum How do I remove write protection from folder? Forum How do I remove write protection from folder? Forum How to remove write protection of a folder on an external disk drive Forum How to remove write protection of a folder on an external disk drive Forum SolvedNew DVD is Write Protected, Can't burn anything to disc. Forum How do I remove write protection from folder? Forum SolvedFormatting a Write-Protected USB Drive Forum SolvedUSB drive Write Protected Forum SolvedHow to delete files from a write protected USB Forum Solvedmy flash drive is write protected how do i remove Forum Solvedgshyamsunderreddy write protected pen drive Forum SolvedPendriver says "This disk is write protected" :( Forum Solvedcannot delete program file that is not full or write protected even after unchecking read only in properties Forum SolvedUnable to format write protected sd memory card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !