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  • i use windows 7

    when start windows many drive is write protect and show file protect when insert usb storage and automatic eject usb storage

    i solve this problem by scandisk and registery edit

    edit registry by this way

    i go to this address and create dword by WriteProtect name and 1 value

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies

    now my pc detect usb storage and not auto eject but it is write protect and cant format or delete file

    my drive is write protect after restart computer


    • Moved by Neddy Ren Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:49 AM (From:Windows Forms General)
    Thursday, April 7, 2011 1:35 PM

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  • You mean you cannot write to the protected registry.

    Strange, maybe you can call or write a letter with your name and address to the Microsoft Office that they should make their OS systems more hacker friendly.

    http://www.microsoft.com/worldwide/


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    Cor
    Monday, April 11, 2011 8:02 AM
  • Hi,

    Welcome to the MSDN Forum.

    Our forum is discussing client application development using Windows Forms controls and features. But your questions is a windows7 issue. You will need to take your question to the Windows7 forum which you can get more professional supports. Thank you for understanding.

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    Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:49 AM