How to format a memory stick that is write protected

Hello,i have a 34 gig flash drive that i want to format but everytime i try it says the flashdrive is write protect
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  1. Check the dip switch on the flash drive. If there isn't one, do this:

    1.Start -> Run -> type regedit
    2. Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies
    3. Search for a key WriteProtect
    4. Change the value to “0″.
    5. Repeat the same for ALL of the below entries:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet00*\Control\StorageDevicePolicies (replace * with number)

    If its not there you will need to make it.

    1. Right-click HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrrentControlSet\Control\ and select New -> Key.
    2. Enter the name StorageDevicePolicies.
    3. Click on the new registry key StorageDevicePolicies and on the right pan right-click, select New > DWORD and give it the name WriteProtect.
    4. Double click on it and set its value to 0.
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