Why don’t I have the option to format my pendrive in Disk Management?

Anonymous August 22, 2014

In disk management the pendrive in not showing format option.

  1. Howard B
    August 27, 2014 at 7:09 pm

    Most USB drives are partitioned and formatted to FAT32 at the factory. Check to see if the USB drive has a write-protect switch; if it's set to "read only" you won't be able to reformat the disk.

  2. Hovsep A
    August 22, 2014 at 8:38 am

    if it is not partitioned then format option will not be there, right click in Unallocated space and start by
    Creating a partition