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Windows 7: Unmount a image from flash drive

25 Feb 2011   #1
Irunongames

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Unmount a image from flash drive

Hey guys,

I used my flash drive to install Ubuntu on my laptop and now I want to remove it from the flash drive. It is 4gb but it says it only have 949mb of free space blank. How can I clear the rest? Thanks!


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25 Feb 2011   #2
alphanumeric

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

Format the flash drive and it will be blank/empty again.
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25 Feb 2011   #3
Irunongames

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

When I right click > Format it says the capacity is only 953mb. When it formats it still is at 949mb. I have tried all the file systems and none of them work at fixing it.
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25 Feb 2011   #4
FliGi7

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

Have you opened it up in GParted in Ubuntu and tried deleting the partition and reformatting that way?
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25 Feb 2011   #5
Irunongames

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

After wasting half an hour playing around with Gparted I finally fixed it! Thanks!
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25 Feb 2011   #6
FliGi7

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

Good deal.
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03 Jul 2012   #7
lainestephen

Windows 7
 
 
How to recover flash drive on Mac

Hello there,
Unmounting problem of flash card is very common problem, behind this there could be many reasons like corruption in header of drives, virus attack, abrupt ejection of drives. But there are option which can recover flash drive on mac like usage of backups, restoring points on system.But suppose if you failed to create back up then there is one more option and that is the option of recovery by using third party tools, For this there are software downloadsavailable on internet.

Regards
Laine
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