How can I format my sd card?

I was trying to format my sd card very often now, but it always shows that I can not format it. What is wrong with it?

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You’re going to have to give more details. Such as . . .

Is this a new card you just bought?

From where?

What size is it?

Why are you attempting to format it?

How are you attempting to format it?

Have you used the SD Association’s Formatting tool?

What file system are you attempting to format it to (FAT, FAT32, exFAT, NTFS)?

What computer and OS are you using?

What error message, if any are you receiving?

This is for my card

Is this a new card you just bought? a month old

From where? Radio shack

What size is it? 8gb

Why are you attempting to format it? It says it’s needed

How are you attempting to format it? I tried by right clicking on the Computer screen, and using data management 

Have you used the SD Association’s Formatting tool? If i have, i wasn’t aware

What file system are you attempting to format it to (FAT, FAT32, exFAT, NTFS)?FAT

What computer and OS are you using? Windows 7

What error message, if any are you receiving-This card needs to be formatted before it can be used

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Is this a new card you just bought? 15 days before

What size is it? 16 gb

Why are you attempting to format it? it has a virus

How are you attempting to format it? by my pc

Have you used the SD Association’s Formatting tool? no

What file system are you attempting to format it to (FAT, FAT32, exFAT, NTFS)? FAT32

What computer and OS are you using?  AMD phenom 2 and windows xp

What error message, if any are you receiving? it is write protected