Question about SanDisk 2GB Cruzer Micro SDCZ62048A10 Hard Drive

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Have an ADATA PD16 - 16 GB Flash Drive

The flash drive is write protected and cannot be accessed, every message says a portion of the drive has been write protected. The problem is that I have never set the a protection password for any of it, all I've ever done is formated it and transferred files with it. Tried to reformat but am locked out. It does not have an external switch, I have examined it under a very large well lit magnifying glass. I have tried the software that came with it but nothing works. Can you help. All files are replaceable but I would like to use the usb drive again, only had a month. I even wrote to A DATA tech support , no answer.

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  • drdvd Feb 24, 2008

    16 giga bites in a thumb drive

  • junior franco May 11, 2010

    what size is this device?

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Formatting this device makes it so that it is impossible to render the driver for it. You need a new flash drive. The reason for this is that the space on the drive doesn't recognize itself to be writeable. To empty files you must delete them, not format the entire drive.

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