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How To Remove USB Pendrive Write Protection Checking

Are you looking for solution of how to remove the write protection for your USB device? Here got one solution that may help you to resolve the problem.

Some USB devices come with the switch to allow user turn protection On and Off, what if there is no such switch provided?

Don’t worry; just follow the steps given below will get your problem solve.

Note: *Please backup all the files inside the USB device before continues the steps to prevent any data lost.

Steps :
1. Reboot the Windows and press “F8” key go to Windows Advanced Boot screen.

2. Use up/down key to select “Safe Mode with Command Prompt” and hit enter.

The Windows Advanced Boot Screen
The Windows Advanced Boot Screen

3. Then login as “Adminsitrator” and command prompt will be shown.

a. You must know the USB drive letter for the next step.

b. If you know the USB drive letter is E then enter E:. (check the drive header will now change to E: )

4. After that input command “format e:” and hit enter.

Input Command To Format The USB Pendrive
Input Command To Format The USB Pendrive

5. After the device format successfully, input command “shutdown –r” to reboot the machine.

This solution can resolve my USB pendrive write protection problem and I hope it works for you also.


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