How to format read only usb flash drive Tags: Configuration Read Only Format USB Flash Windows 7 Last response: January 26, 2013 5:02 PM in Windows 7 Share yusuf_08 January 26, 2013 5:42:50 AM please if you have the solution send it to my email address firstname.lastname@example.org More about : format read usb flash drive atulmaniya January 26, 2013 4:29:47 PM yusuf_08 said:please if you have the solution send it to my email address email@example.com you can format the pen drive from command prompt open cmd as administrator and write the command as follows w/o the quotes: "format Your-drive" and press enter E.g.: format G: and press enter where G: is my drive letter for pen drive If above command fails then use "/Q" and "/X" with space before the drive letter. m 0 l johnbl a b $ Windows 7 January 26, 2013 5:02:27 PM Depends on the drive. If your drive is read only then check to see if the drive has a microswitch to enable the write line to the drives electronics. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to format a read only memory flash drive Forum How to format a read only memory flash drive Forum How can i format a flash drive that is read only and wont format Forum SolvedFlash drive read-only will not format solution USB drive suddenly read only and wont format solution How to format a lexar 16gb usb flash drive when it is not showing in disk management? solution how should i fix my usb flash drive its a kingston DT101 G2 4GB when i insert it it will always says "you need to format disk solution I want to format my pen drive but it not be because it it read only, how do go a Forum SolvedHow to format USB flash drives correctly? Forum How can i format a write protected hp v155w 8gb usb flash drive Forum How can I format a 4GB toshiba USB flash drive with write protected. Forum I want to format my pen drive but it not be because it it read only, how do go a Forum How can i format a write protected hp v155w 4gb usb flash drive Forum How do i format usb flash drive with write protected Forum How can i format a write protected hp v155w 8gb usb flash drive Forum How to remove format write protect file pretec wave usb flash drive Forum how to recover my files from a USB flash drive that is asking to be formatted? solution SolvedComputer Reads Every External Hard Drive and Flash Drive As "Read-Only" solution SolvedUSB Flash Drive wont read all the files solution Solvedusb flash drive stopped and ask for format solution More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !