are wondering if your USB drive has been damaged or not. Or perhaps while trying to
transfer files from your PC to USB Flash Drive you received an error message – The Disk cannot be written because it is
write protected. Please remove the write protection from the volume in drive
manufacturer setting or because of a fault in the disk.
giving you the capability to modify, copy, or delete any files from your USB
left to navigate to the following location:
you don’t have a StorageDevicePolicies
folder in the Control folder,
right-click in the folder and select “New” → “Key.”
Name it StorageDevicePolicies and then
the WriteProtect key located in the right side pane and set the value to
0. Go to the Data Value box and press OK:
your computer and reconnect your USB drive to the system, the drive should now
if you’ve carefully followed the above instructions and you are still unable to
restore your drive back to normal, then your last option will be to format it
which might be a pain in the ass.