Re: How do I remove write protection from a USB memory stick?



Wiseowl
07-10-2005, 02:26 AM
I have tried this, having experienced the problem this week, is it do with
going onto XP this week, I have tried moving between locked and unlocked to
no avail#
Is it faulty?
Wiseowl

"turbo" wrote:

> From windows explorer, right click-> properties->take the tick out of
> read-only box-- ? Just a suggestion...
>
> "viskuman" <viskuman@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:D225F429-8202-43D2-8878-77F20261DF41@microsoft.com...
> >I have few files on a 128 MB my Flash memory stick. It won't allow me to ad
> > or remove files from it.
> >
> > It says: Drive can't be written on. Please, remove write protection.
> >
> > According to problem solver there is nothing wrong with the memory stick,
> > or
> > HUBs. Memory stick's on utility program won't allow me to format it. Could
> > it
> > be so that it is jus broken (it's only 4 weeks old)?
> >
> > How do I remove write protection from the USB memory stick?
>
>
>

Dennis Marks
07-10-2005, 02:26 AM
Is there a little switch on the memory stick to lock and unlock it?

"Wiseowl" <Wiseowl@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:93EC216C-BB15-4A52-9F60-FEFA935451A5@microsoft.com...
>I have tried this, having experienced the problem this week, is it do with
> going onto XP this week, I have tried moving between locked and unlocked
> to
> no avail#
> Is it faulty?
> Wiseowl
>
> "turbo" wrote:
>
>> From windows explorer, right click-> properties->take the tick out of
>> read-only box-- ? Just a suggestion...
>>
>> "viskuman" <viskuman@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:D225F429-8202-43D2-8878-77F20261DF41@microsoft.com...
>> >I have few files on a 128 MB my Flash memory stick. It won't allow me to
>> >ad
>> > or remove files from it.
>> >
>> > It says: Drive can't be written on. Please, remove write protection.
>> >
>> > According to problem solver there is nothing wrong with the memory
>> > stick,
>> > or
>> > HUBs. Memory stick's on utility program won't allow me to format it.
>> > Could
>> > it
>> > be so that it is jus broken (it's only 4 weeks old)?
>> >
>> > How do I remove write protection from the USB memory stick?
>>
>>
>>


Re: How do I remove write protection from a USB memory stick?