when i try to format my pen drive, a message come "the disk is write protected". so i can't format my pen drive.help me quickly please... i Navigate to the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies. Change the value for the key "WriteProtect" to 0 but not working after that i try this 5 step... 1. Start > search bar -> CMD and press enter 2. type< diskpart 3. type< list disk 4. type< select disk # (# is the number of the USB key) 5. type< attributes disk clear readonly still not done...
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is there a slide switch on the usb drive?
you may need to reset the NTFS Permissions on that Device if the lock came from another computer.