USB write protect DIY tip

  setecio 15:57 17 Feb 2010

Here is an interesting tip for anyone wanting to protect a USB drive from write protection. It may not suit all situations but will work for some.
Basically fill up the unused space with a dummy file (works for 4GB drives) using fsutil file createnew F:\IamDummy .

See here for details click here

  setecio 15:58 17 Feb 2010

that should read works for drives smaller than 4GB

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Galaxy Note 8 vs iPhone X

Awful clip art from 1994 is being tweeted every hour by a bot

How to update iOS on iPhone or iPad

Les meilleures applications pour enfants 2017