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You may need Administrator privileges on your computer.
Plug in flash-drive.
Allow time for Windows Explorer to read it.
Run AV scan if suspect.
To get a list of attributes:
Launch Start > Run > CMD.
From the command console enter
attrib F:
(or whatever the drive letter is for your flash).
to redirect output to a text file enter (example)
attrib f:>%homepath%\flashatb.txt
From the list you should see [H]idden, [S]ystem or [R]ead only attributes for write-protected files.
You can also do it via Win Explorer by right-clicking the drive icon.
Remove all above attributes.
As a last resort, you can full-format the entire flash via explorer.
Which should wipe all files / folders on the drive.

Lexar... | Answered on Jul 05, 2018


does the card contain important data? if not would formating it help? have you a computer you could plug the sd card into and see what windows makes of it?
http://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/452/~/general-sd-card-and-microsd-card-troubleshooting
check nintendo site and see if that helps.

Lexar... | Answered on Jan 29, 2018


The H2TestW test program gives failures. That means that there are serius errors. Which errors does H2TestW give?
Try to reformat the FlashDrive. If that fails too, the drive is faulty and should be replaced.

Lexar FireFly... | Answered on Apr 28, 2017


There is a little tab on that unit that slides back and forth. If the tab is missing, you need to use a piece of scotch tape to simulate the tab.

Lexar... | Answered on Feb 10, 2017


plug the flash drive into a usb port
it will register on the desktop and will be recognized in the computer
and given a designation--- example:- drive h---
select what you want and save as --in h
or copy /paste to h
or if you have 2 screens click and drag to h in the computer section of the second screen

Lexar... | Answered on Oct 02, 2016


Yes, it is possible to recover your files from lexar jumpdrive. see this step by step guide

Recover deleted formatted files from Lexar usb drive

you can use it to undelete your files from lexar jumpdrive.

Lexar FireFly... | Answered on Aug 20, 2015


Please check this link. How to Use an SD Memory Card

Lexar... | Answered on Jul 15, 2015


http://www.lexar.com/support/product-support

Lexar... | Answered on Feb 11, 2015


Either there's a little switch on the side, or the card has failed.

Lexar... | Answered on Feb 11, 2015


Insert the flash drive in a USB slot and see what drive letter gets assigned to it. Right click on the new drive letter and select format from the drop down menu. Follow the directions on the next screen to format the drive.

Lexar FireFly... | Answered on Sep 24, 2014


SD cards have a slide switch along one edge.
The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card.

Lexar... | Answered on Sep 20, 2014


Once the device is recognized by your computer, locate the icon for the drive and select it, right click and scroll down to the format option on the context menu. Be sure you don't format over a drive that has necessary files as formatting will erase all files on the drive. Choose the appropriate format for the system it will be used on.....Windows, Linux, Apple etc.... Often you will have other options, such as Quick Format (most appropriate) or Complete and Utterly Long Format (which - as you might infer - takes for freakin' ever!)

Lexar... | Answered on Sep 09, 2014


If using Windows system on a computer: Click start, then Computer then find the USB thumb drive you want to format, right click on the drive and then click on "Format" on the dialog box that appears.

Lexar... | Answered on Aug 28, 2014


Just plug it in and it should be recognized by Windows and assigned a drive letter.

Lexar... | Answered on Aug 19, 2014

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