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Windows 7: Can't format my USB pen drive

26 Mar 2013   #1
maafia95

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Can't format my USB pen drive

Hello,
Here is my problem. When i want to format my USB pendrive, the message shows "The disk is write protected".
I tried the registry method and problem not solved. Any other method to figure out? Thank you for your response.


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26 Mar 2013   #2
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Hi maafia

Did you go to this registry

Code:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies

Double click the key WriteProtect in the right pane and set the value to 0
In the Data Value Box, press OK
Exit Registry, restart your computer and then re-connect your USB pen drive to your computer.
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