USB drive Write protected

By EduardsN
Feb 11, 2014
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  1. I have a Sandisk 16GB flash drive that is write protected, cant find any solution!
    After trying to format the drive I tried to remove the write protection with diskpart and now the drive wont appear in my computer but is still detected in disk management. Also it keeps coming up as local disk G for some reason.

    All suggestions appreciated :)
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +422

    Is there a partition for it in Disk Management? You need at least 1 partition on the drive.

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