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Can't Save To Usb; Write Protection On


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#1 Pasha

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 04:41 PM

I am trying to save from my laptop to my USB. No problems for months. Now message comes up that write protection is on and I can't save to my USB. I can save from the USB to my laptop. I checked the available space. Plenty left. Is the USB damaged? Anyone know how to remove the write protection? I can't find any instructions on my computer nor online for this problem.

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 09:16 PM

Hi Pasha and welcome to BleepingComputer...

What is the make and model of the USB drive? I own a DiskGo and it has a small switch the write protects the drive. Browse the drive with My Computer and right click on the drive letter. Select properties.

Does it mention anything about write protection there?

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