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my flash flashdrive write protected error

  1. #1


    Michigan (North America)
    Posts : 6
    Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows XP (on same computer)

    my flash flashdrive write protected error


    When I try to format my flash drive it shows that the drive is Write-Protected. When I tried to remove it through diskpart it said it completed successfully, but when I try to format it again it still didn't work. I also tried removing it using REGEDIT with storagedevicepolicies, but that STILL didn't work. Please help

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  2. #2


    Hi there again, if you read this, I just run into this :
    How to Disable Write Protection: 12 Steps (with Pictures)
    and remembered your problem.
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  3. #3


    Michigan (North America)
    Posts : 6
    Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows XP (on same computer)


    As I said I have already DONE these two things and they didn't work...
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  4. #4


    Michigan (North America)
    Posts : 6
    Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows XP (on same computer)


    I think my flash drive is broken =/
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