USB Disk Storage Format Tool Failed to Format Device
USB Disk Storage Format Tool failed to format the device or HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool not working and unable to complete the format are kind of same error since these two utilities are from the same developer. And HP has just labeled a name on this tool for their clients.
To be straight up about the problem, HP USB Disk Format Tool failed to format the device could be involved by several parts not only from the side of the software, but also the device error would also bring a device format failure in the end.
Digital Device has file or folder that has been set to read-only property. You need to check every file property and remove its read only setting.
Or you may remove the read-only attributing using cmd diskpart
Or it is just a faulse alarm by the HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool when everything worked flawless and only the error came along. You may ignore this error this time.
The usb flash or disk is totally damaged and could not be repaired due to physical damage. The only option for you is to leave it for some local repair center for help.
The logical damage that was brought to the media by virus, improper manul operations, software failure, power surge, or power failure. Check out this page to learn 8 free ways to fix damaged flash drive.