USB Flash drive

By owensmum
Nov 1, 2006
  1. Hello!

    Not sure if this is the right place to post this (feel free to shift it if it's not!!)

    I've got a 64mb USB Flash Drive that has an Autorun program that cannot be deleted. It says READ ONLY but it cannot be changed. I want to be able to store things on the drive but can't get rid of what's on there at the moment.. Any help is gratefully recieved!!! :grinthumb:
  2. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    Hi owensmum.Welcome to Techspot.

    Try formatting the drive.

    Check the read only switch on the side,is in the correct position.
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    please read the FAQs in the disk and storage forum.
  4. owensmum

    owensmum TS Rookie Topic Starter

    The flash drive shows as two different things E:autoplay and F:removable disk

    Ive tried formatting but it doesnt get rid of the E:Autoplay bit.. there's no switches on it either.. It just says Access Denied if I try to change the Read Only box.
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