My hard disk is right protected Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Format Storage Last response: October 29, 2012 12:35 AM in Storage Share samanijohn October 28, 2012 11:52:55 PM how can i format the right protected 2.5TB Western Digital Hard dish More about : hard disk protected RealBeast a c 317 G Storage October 29, 2012 12:35:17 AM Remove the write protection using diskpart commands in the command prompt window -- open it with a right click run as administrator. Here are the commands in the order that you need to use them: diskpart list volume select volume n (where n = the problem volume) attributes disk clear readonly attributes volume clear readonly After each of the last two you should get a response that it was successful if it was. Here is a page that lists all the diskpart command syntax: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc770877%28v... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources MY HARD DISK IS RIGHT PROTECTED, AM ASKED TO REMOVE THE RIGHT PROTECTION Forum SolvedSoftware to format a write protected hard disk Forum Disk is right protected Forum Remove right protected from removable disk f Forum How to make sure that a disk is right protected Forum my extarnal hard disk is write protected... Forum Hard disk is protected Forum Hard disk hardware write protected Forum External hard disk write protected Forum How to remove write protected external hard-disk? Forum SATA HD, worked briefly, now reports (hard) disk is write protected? Forum Hard disk failure recovery of "password protected" desktop.. Forum Write protected hard disk drive Forum My Hard disk dosen't show the right memory Forum How to remove right protection from a sony flash disk Forum How to format a write protect WD external hard drive/disk Forum How do i remove right protection on a disk Forum Right hard disk for i7- 720m processor Forum Crunchy Hard Disk.. this can't be right??? Forum New Hard Disk Won't Work Right..Is It Me? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !