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Kingston Write Protected Removal/Format Tool

Posted on Jan 08, 2018 by Daisy to Partition Master

Summary:
Encountered Kingston write protected error? Here you can find best Kingston write protection removal/format tool. Try it to remove the write protection and format Kingston pen drive with ease.

"Recently, my Kingston USB pen drive suddenly became inaccessible and requires formatting. But when I am trying format the disk, I get the error message says that the pen drive is write protected and Windows cannot format it. So, how can I remove write protection from Kingston pen drive? Is there any third-party Kingston write protected removal or format tool can help?"

Overview and solutions for Kingston write protected issue

Kingston write protected issue happens now and then. It will prevent you from accessing the pen drive, deleting or modifying your files, adding new files. When it occurs, do you know how to remove write protection from pen drive? Usually, the best way is to format the pen drive. But at most times, Windows will not allow you to do it. So, you have to find a reliable Kingston write protected format tool. Here, we offer you two easy solutions. 

1. Remove write protection from Kingston pen drive using CMD
2. Format pen drive using Kingston write protected removal tool

You can try all of them to fix the write-protected Kingston pen drive with no hassle. 

Remove write protection from Kingston pen drive using CMD

CMD command line in Windows DOS is one of the solutions to repair and fix write protected memory card or flash drive. Working as a write protected pen drive format tool, it can help you format Kingston pen drive and remove the write protection within simple steps. 

1.  Start > Run  -> type “CMD” and press enter
2.  Type< diskpart
3.  Type< list volume
4.  Type< select volume # (# is the number of the USB HDD you've plugged in)
5.  Type< attributes disk clear read-only

Format pen drive using Kingston write protected removal tool

If the above solution doesn't work for you, please try the next solution - formatting write-protected Kingston pen drive using third-party Kingston write protected removal tool. Here EaseUS partition tool is your best choice. Requires no technical skills or formatting experience, it can help you remove write protection and format Kingston pen drive inWindows 10/8/8.1/7/XP/Vista with no effort.

Step 1. Insert Kingston USB pen drive you want to format into a computer.

Step 2. Launch EaseUS Partition Master. Right-click the USB pen drive and choose "Format partition".

choose the right option to format Kingston write-protected pen drive 

Step 3. A mini window pops out, on which you can edit the partition label and choose a file system.

edit information of the formatted write-protected Kingston pen drive

Step 4. Click "Apply" to format Kingston write-protected pen drive.