Formating Tags: Configuration Usb Drive Command Prompt Format Windows XP Last response: September 26, 2011 1:54 PM in Windows XP Share maxwell_40 September 19, 2011 1:05:40 PM Hello,please help me i want to format a usb drive using command prompt but have difficulty's More about : formating | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove ksiemb September 19, 2011 1:46:38 PM maxwell_40 said:Hello,please help me i want to format a usb drive using command prompt but have difficulty's And the difficulty is what ? You don't know the command format, or it simply won't format, or........ | Report abuse me 1 September 19, 2011 4:22:02 PM Well, you can format it by right click and format You can also format with Administrative tools >Computer management in Control panel Or cmd, by Start>run type cmd To see all the options you have, first type format /? This will list what you need to do, depending on what you really want You can format your stick (usually in Fat32) by default like this: Type format Your_usb_drive_letter:\ /Q, for a quick format... Or you can choose different types: FAT, NTFS, etc... | Report abuse maxwell_40 September 26, 2011 9:13:47 AM thanks it worked as magic | Report abuse me 1 September 26, 2011 1:54:57 PM Glad to hear it! | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Formating> Related ressources: ForumSolution of 1 tb sata hard disk showing in bios; but while formating in shows 31 ForumInataled os without formating hard disk where do i find c drive data ForumFormating disk error ForumMemory card nor formating widows unable to format ForumMy pendrive is not formating because its read only, how do it ForumMy computer is not formating ForumHD formating ForumReinstalling windows 7 after formating ForumFormating usb in using laptop? ForumOpen hard drive with hard drive dock in Windows 7 without formating ForumI can see my flash disk but to use it it needs formating ,when formating , formate ForumHow do i fix cameraerror formating memory stick? ForumMy computer is ded while formating ForumFormating 2 320gb HDD's in RAID0 ForumGetting past administrative password ForumLaptop webcam not installed after formating my pc,usb2.0camera is missing ForumHow to get all my files back after formating my computer ForumHow to retrieve data from Leave the current file-system intact after windowsXP f ForumNo option for formating dvd on rt click ForumFormating new hdd for new build More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !