Unable to drag and drop - disc is write protected

  curly 16:10 26 Mar 2004
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I am trying to drag and drop files to a Flash Disc but the computer will not allow me saying that the disc is 'write protected'. I was able to achieve the process previuosly. How do I change the disc to allow drag and drop?

  Megatyte 16:43 26 Mar 2004

Is there a write protect switch on the flash drive? (usually on the end) If so, you could have accidentally switched it.

AH

  Diemmess 17:20 26 Mar 2004

mine has a small bleb cunningly fitted on the sharp edge of the thing.......It is only a simple slide switch.

  curly 09:03 27 Mar 2004

Thank you very much. It is exactly as you described. I must put on my reading glasses next time!!

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