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How to format a USB drive that was format for iOS ?
Feb 3, 2013, 9:45 AM
Recently I formatted my USB 'cause I needed to get something off a Mac,
and now I try to format it again through windows, but it says "Windows can't format the USB drive etc...".
I don't care about the data on the USB I just need to use it to install Windows on my netbook.
How can I format it to work with windows again?
Feb 4, 2013
format drive format
Feb 3, 2013, 10:21 AM
Use disk utilities and change the partition type to MBR.
Feb 3, 2013, 10:43 AM
I don't have access to a Mac anymore.
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Feb 3, 2013, 10:58 AM
Try something like PartedMagic (Live Linux based partition editor), few Windows based tools are able to modify the protected EFI partition OS X creates by default.
Feb 4, 2013, 4:56 AM
Solved it, I used HP format tool
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