Formatting a USB Drive

Issue/Question

How do I reformat my USB drive?

Resolution

Please click your Operating System below for instructions on reformatting your USB drive. 

  1. Click Start.
  2. Select Computer.
  3. Right-click the USB flash drive.
  4. Select which file system to format the drive as.
  5. Click Format.
  6. Uncheck the Quick Format box.
  7. Select Start.
  1. Open the Applications folder.
  2. Open the Utilities folder.
  3. Open Disk Utility.
  4. Select the drive you wish to format from the list.
  5. Click Erase.
  6. Select the options and format you want for the drive.
  7. Click erase.

Details

Article ID: 703
Created
Mon 9/29/14 2:38 PM
Modified
Wed 7/29/20 9:38 AM