This is a tutorial to format usb flash drive with cmd diskpart to fat32, ntfs, exfat.
Here are the steps:
Here are the steps to follow:
Here are the steps to follow
There could be a lot of causes that diskpart is unable to format your pen stick such as logical errors, bad blocks, write protected etc. Here are some methods that you may try when diskpart failed with the previous steps.
#1 - add clean, create partition primary in the diskpart format command lines
#2 - format usb stick with other free ways, such as right click format, disk management etc.
Also read: diskpart format guide
When usb flash drive or usb disk is write protected, there are two cases.
Also read: format usb error write protected [5 fixes]
How to format usb drive with diskpart cmd in bootable mode? Or do you want to make a usb flash drive bootable for your computer?
#1 - if you want to format it in bootable bios mode, you may need to remember its drive letter and then type "format *: /fs:ntfs" (replace * with your usb drive letter)
format usb in bootable mode
Also read: how to format drive in bios
#2 - if you want to create a bootable usb flash drive?
Watch the following video:
Video - how to format usb under disk management
Not working? Also read: 8 free disk format tools, or how to force format usb drive
If usb drive was formatted by mistake, restore it free with iCare Pro Free.
Read this guide: how to recover files after diskpart clean or format
Last updated on Nov 01, 2022