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When I format it says "Windows unable to finish format", when I go to cmd it says "format failed" and its a raw file system?

Its a memory card and I think it has a virus

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Try following this procedure to format your disk.

  • Right click on "Computer" and click "Manage."
  • Under "Storage" in the left sidebar, click "Disk Management."
  • Click on your Memory Card. If you see any partitions on the card, delete them.
  • Right click on your Memory Card and click "Format."
  • Follow the instructions to format your card.
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If this doesn't work, try formatting a different memory card. This will help you determine whether the issue lies with the card or with your computer.

After scanning my USB drive with Avast antivirus, it is not showing the inside folders?

After removing the recommended option of hiding system files, I can see my Pen drive files but it is still blurred. It is invisible if restoring folder view options to default.

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I am unable to find my pen drive in the removable-disk section?

My pen drive gets detected in the scan but its not seen in the my computer

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  1. 1
    Press the Windows key.
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  2. 2
    Type "Create and format hard disk partitions".
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  3. 3
    Press "Enter".
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  4. 4
    In the lower section of the screen, find your removable disk
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    Right-click its marked area and select "Mark partition as active".
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  5. 5
    Then, right-click the same area and select "Change Drive Letter and Paths..."
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  6. 6
    Assign a free letter to the USB drive.
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  7. 7
    Reboot your PC.
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  8. 8
    If you still cannot see it, then repeat steps 1-3.
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  9. 9
    Right-click the area of the removable drive in the lower pane and select "Format..."
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  10. 10
    Set the file system to "NTFS".
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  11. 11
    Set the allocation unit size to 512 KB.
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  12. 12
    Click "OK"
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    This should make your flash drive visible in File Explorer again.
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How to remove a write protect from a pen drive?

Hello, I have tried so many options to remove the write protection from my pen drive, I have tried to run the registry editor, but I do not find the storage device policy option in my computer.

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My iPhone is disabled. Can you help?

I entered a wrong passcode into my iPhone and now its locked. I know I can use iTunes to restore it, but internet is slow here and that would take a long time. I was wondering if you could help me fix it without using iTunes

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Pen drive totally infected with a virus. Cannot format/open also. Please help?

My pen drive is fully infected with viruses. I tried scanning with Avira and Avast antivirus but it cannot be quarantined or chest it. Moreover, scanning process is also very slow. Please help.

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Pen drive is not working in my computer?

Pen drive is detected but not showing up in my computer and even in disk management when I go to the properties its showing in Policies that disable write caching on device, what to do now

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How can I access my data from an external HDD which isn't accessible?

My external drive is 2TB, have used like 1.2TB, now I can't access my data in it, please help!

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USB flash drive is hiding files every time I open it it shows nothing?

In the information the USB Flash Drive is Full but when I Open it, it shows nothing.. I've Done Formating But It Has the Same Issue.

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If also file name is forgotten then how to unhide that file using cmd?

Using cmd I have unhid my important files since one month old and now, I just cannot remember my file name to unhide

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