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Write protection removal from the USB memory stick

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July 13, 2012 8:55:18 AM

Hello,
Can you please help me with removing the write protection from my flash?
a c 272 G Storage
July 14, 2012 11:13:13 PM

Assuming your flash drive has a genuine fault, then the most likely reason that it has become read-only is that it has run out of spare sectors.

Otherwise, there may be a registry fix or a repair tool (low level formatter):
http://groups.google.com/group/sci.electronics.repair/b...
a b G Storage
July 15, 2012 3:16:35 AM

USB Flash Drive 101

refer to the section titled:

"My USB Flash device is write protected

How to remove a write protection from your USB memory Stick if there is no Write protection ON or OFF button or tab: "
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