What to do if my flash drive says to format Tags: Flash Media Formatting Flash Drive Format Storage nygia klines November 14, 2012 2:21:57 PM my flash drive says it needs to be formated, but when formatting the flash drive, it would erase all saved data on it. i have very important documents on it. what do i do. More about : flash drive format Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows 7 says i need to format usb flash drive ForumFlash drive will not work in car after format to fat32 ForumFlash drive says there are no files but there are ForumWindows 7 says I need to format my hard drive ForumNew flash drive will not format ForumUSB Flash Drive Problem - HP Format Utility made id unusable ForumUsb drive that says needs to be formatted ForumI tried to format my flash drive using NTFS. but still, it won\'t format . what d ForumMy flash drive doesnt want to format it says copy protected but it doesn\'t have ForumComputer wants to format flash drive ForumMy computer says that my flash drive needs formatting? ForumHow to format an unformatted flash drive ForumHow to format an unformatted flash drive ForumHow long does it take to format a 16gb flash drive with quick format ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumNot able to transfer data from a damaged hard drive ForumIomega 2TB Network Hard Drive ForumRemove write protection from usb flash ForumJust installed 2nd Hard drive but my PC isn't recognizing it... ForumHow to format hard disk using bios settings More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !