Using USB to copy and move data is very convenient, when the USB drive contains a lot of data and fills the drive, you often have to Format the USB to copy other data. However, the operation of reformatting your USB drive did it correctly. The following article Software will guide you how to Format USB properly .
Guide to Properly Format USB
- Before formatting the USB, back up all necessary data on the USB to your computer to avoid data loss. Sometimes the data you are formatting does not need but later needs it.
Step 1: Right click My computer → Manage
Step 2: In the Computer Management window, select Disk Management.
Step 3: Right click on your USB → Format.
Step 4: Select Yes.
Step 5: In the window that appears:
- Enter a name for the USB drive in the Volume label section.
- Select the format to format in the File system section.
- Check Perform a quick format if you want to format quickly. Otherwise, uncheck this item.
- Select OK.
Step 6: Windows will ask if you want to back up your data before formatting. Select OK to perform formatting.
Within the limits of the article, we have shown you how to format USB most properly, so that USB is increased service life and faster access during use.
TipIf an error appears during USB Formatting, you can refer to the article Fix USB cannot be formatted.