Write Protection

  74elmtree 08:30 07 Nov 08

Hi all. How do I remove the Write Protection from my USB memory stick.

  Diemmess 08:31 07 Nov 08

Tiny slide switch on the narrow side of the device?

  74elmtree 08:41 07 Nov 08

Hi Diemmess. There is no slide switch on the side. of stick. It is a PC line stick.

  Diemmess 16:56 07 Nov 08

Does your computer actually say the pen is write protected?

If so I'm out of my depth here unless the drive itself is faulty.

I emphasise I'm only guessing but you could try and format the drive.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:08 07 Nov 08

Virtually everytime this question is asked, the person concerned has missed the write protect switch on the flash drive, they can be very small and well hidden in the design of the drive.

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