Disk is write protected Tags: Storage Last response: May 26, 2010 2:18 PM in Storage Share vijaykumarsin37 May 26, 2010 6:59:03 AM i am not able to read my pen drive. hen i want to formate my pen drive, it says that disk is write protected More about : disk write protected COLGeek a b G Storage May 26, 2010 2:18:52 PM Many pen/thumb drives (USB drives) have a small switch on them that can be used to "write protect" them. Depending on the version you have, it may be as simple as changing the switch from one seeting to the other. Good luck! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: 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 Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !