Cant delete files on Kingston Data Traveller

  hawthorn59 00:53 05 Nov 2008

Hi Folks

My nephew has asked me to write in for help with the following:

1 He has 2 Kingston Data Traveller USB drives. He cannot delete files on them; they appear deleted but if he re-inserts the USB they're back as if by magic!

2 (maybe I should post this seperately?)...He's using AVG 8 and it treats everything on the USB as a Trojan. It thinks the USB drive has an exe extension.

So I tried it on my laptop, (Vista, AVG 7.5) and it was the same....all trojans.

Any suggestions....? Or has anyone had problems with (1) Kingston USBs or (2) AVG (perhaps alternatives?)


  mik61ish 02:06 05 Nov 2008

You should download HP USB Disc Storage Format tool & reformat just google its a free download

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