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The script below is an opposite- variant of this script; while that one acts on specified drives, this scripts acts on all except specified (usb) drives. What it does Whenever an external usb storage device is being connected, the script copies its content into a directory, defined by you (in the head section of the script: target_folder =). A sub ...
Well the flash has been simply locked by its internal mechanisma, and the manufacturer of the flash just replaced it. So step-by-step navigator follows: I wrote the same letter to the company's support and got the answer in which they said that: Write protection happens to prevent data loss from a potential fault. We recommend to backup your data ...
Try this. Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below: sudo gedit /usr/share/polkit-1/actions/org.freedesktop.udisks2.policy When it opens look for <allow_active>auth_admin_keep</allow_active> and change it to <allow_active>yes</allow_active>
You can do this by zeroing the entire flash drive, using dd 1) Run disks to get the device identifier, for example '/dev/sdg', then close disks. 2) From a terminal run this command sudo dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sdg This will write zeros to the entire flash drive, clearing it completely. Be very careful to use the correct device identifier. If you use the ...
i think you need to change BIOS settings. inside boot options you can find something like "first boot" device. choose USB.
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