How to format read only usb flash drive Tags: Configuration Read Only How To 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. johnbl 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to format a read only memory flash drive ForumHow to format a read only memory flash drive ForumHow can i format a flash drive that is read only and wont format ForumChange read only on flash drive ForumHow to format USB flash drives correctly? ForumHow do i format usb flash drive with write protected ForumHow to format an unformatted flash drive ForumHow to remove write protection from a USB flash drive ForumHow to format read only memory card ForumHow can i format a write protected hp v155w 4gb usb flash drive ForumEvery Flash Drive Read only and write protecetd ForumHow to recovery Xbox 360 game saves from a formatted flash drive ? ForumChange read only on flash drive ForumUSB Flash Drive Error/Unable to Open ForumFormat read only partition of hard disk and i have no DVD or CD Drive Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumHow to recover os in dell inspiron ForumHow to uninstall ubuntu from windows 7 ForumDisk space c drive less than occupied ForumHow to connect pc with mobile wifi More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !