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How can I format my USB or SD Storage Devices using Windows?

Please be aware that formatting the drive will wipe any user data currently stored on the unit, so we suggest backing this up prior to formatting.

1. Please right-click the storage device within 'My Computer' and select 'Format'.

2. In the dropdown box under 'File System' choose 'FAT32', and ensure the 'Quick Format' box is ticked.

3. Click 'Start', this will begin the formatting process.

Once this is complete, you should be able to use the flash drive once again.

To format the drive on a Mac, please follow the reformatting steps here instead.

    This article applies to the following products:

  • [KHSAN08MSD] 8GB Micro SDHC Class 4 Memory Card - SanDisk
  • [KHSAN16MSD] 16GB Micro SDHC Class 4 Memory Card - SanDisk
  • [KHSANPRO08SD] 8GB SDHC Class UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KHSANPRO16SD] 16GB SDHC Class UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KHSANPRO32SD] 32GB SDHC Class UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KHSANXHD04SD] 4GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme HD Video
  • [KHSANXHD08SD] 8GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme HD Video
  • [KHSANXHD16SD] 16GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme HD Video
  • [KHSANXHD32SD] 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme HD Video
  • [KAUSB64V30B] Kogan 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KASDC64C10D] 64GB SDXC Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KASDC64C6XC] 64GB SDXC Class 6 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAUSB32V30D] Kogan 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KAMSD32HC6B] 32GB Micro SDHC Class 6 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAUSB64V30D] Kogan 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KAUSB32V20A] Kogan 32GB USB Flash Drive
  • [KAUSB32KEYA] 32GB USB Key
  • [KHSANULT16SDHC] 16GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANULT32SDHC] 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANULT64SDXC] 64GB SDXC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANULT16MSDHC] 16GB Micro SDHC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANULT32MSDHC] 32GB Micro SDHC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANULT64MSDXC] 64GB Micro SDXC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Ultra
  • [KHSANPRO8MSD] 8GB Micro SDHC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KHSANPRO16MSD] 16GB Micro SDHC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KHSAN32MSD] 32GB Micro SDHC Class 4 Memory Card - SanDisk
  • [KHSANPRO64SD] 64GB SDXC UHS-I Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme Pro
  • [KAMSD64XC6A] 64GB Micro SDXC Class 6 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAUSB32SAKB] Kogan 32GB Multi-Purpose Army Knife USB Flash Drive
  • [KAUSB128V3A-DISABLED] Kogan 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KAUSBSTY8BLA] USB Stylus Pen (8GB, Black)
  • [KAUSBSTY8SLA] USB Stylus Pen (8GB, Silver)
  • [KAUSB32V33P] 3 Pack Kogan 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KUUSB64V30] Kogan 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KAUSB128V3A] Kogan 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KASDC128C1A] 128GB SDXC UHS-I Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KASDC32C10C] 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAUSB32BOTA] 32GB USB Key Bottle Opener
  • [KAMSD32C10B] Kogan 32GB Micro SDHC Class 10 Memory Card
  • [KAMSD64C10D] 64GB Micro SDXC Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAMSD32C13P] 3 Pack 32GB Micro SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAMSD64C13P] 3 Pack 64GB Micro SDXC Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
  • [KAUSBX8CUFA] USB Cufflinks (8GB)
  • [KHUSBSW256A] Kogan 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
  • [KHSANX8GBSD] 8GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHSANX16GBSD] 16GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHSANX32GBSD] 32GB SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHSANX64GBSD] 64GB SDXC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHSANX16GBMSD] 16GB Micro SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHSANX32GBMSD] 32GB Micro SDHC Class 10 Memory Card - SanDisk Extreme
  • [KHEYEFIC4GB] 4GB Eye-Fi Connect X2 Wi-Fi SDHC Memory Card
  • [KHEYEFIP8GB] 8GB Eye-Fi Pro X2 Wi-Fi SDHC Memory Card
  • [KHEYEFIP16GB] 16GB Eye-Fi Pro X2 Wi-Fi SDHC Memory Card
  • [KASDC128C1B] 128GB SDXC UHS-I Class 10 Memory Card - Kogan
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