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SanDisk Guru
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Registered: ‎07-23-2010

Re: SanDisk Cruzer 8GB Write Protection Problem

"The reason you are experiencing the issue is because corrupt data."

 

Not according to SanDisk.

Ed
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Registered: ‎02-27-2013

Re: SanDisk Cruzer 8GB Write Protection Problem


gamymo wrote:

I have a 8 gb sandisk. I am not a good computer user as I am an old man. I cannot write,move,copy etc. Whenever I request,

it said" the disk cannot be written because it is write protected. please remove thr bwrite protection from the volume in drive (i).

how can I solve this problem to use the flash drive normally? HELP!!!!!!




SanDisk Guru
Posts: 2,408
Registered: ‎07-23-2010

Re: SanDisk Cruzer 8GB Write Protection Problem

"how can I solve this problem to use the flash drive normally? HELP!!!!!!"

 

You can't, the drive is broken and needs to be replaced.  Copy the files that you want to save to your pc's hard drive then return the Cruzer to either where you bought it or to SanDisk. 

 

To return it to SanDisk review this link: 

 

http://kb.sandisk.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5232/~/return-material-authorization-(rma)-process

Ed
Important files = Backed up files
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Registered: ‎10-24-2017

Re: SanDisk Cruzer 8GB Write Protection Problem

Hello...sir,

I have a 8 gb sandisk. I cannot write,move,copy etc. Whenever I request,

it said" the disk cannot be written because it is write protected. please remove the write protection from the volume in drive (D).

how can I solve this problem to use the flash drive normally? HELP!!!!!!