M9 1a8 8 0 1 0 0 16A8 8 0 0 0 9 1zm. Ask Ubuntu is a question mformat2.exe answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. How to format a USB or external drive?
10, how do I format an external or USB drive? I don’t find an option to ‘format’ when I right click. In the new version, the drives don’t come up on the desktop but instead come on the Launcher. There is an option ‘format volume’ select that option. What’s the package name for this application? I don’t have it installed on Kubuntu. Just for completeness, how to pull up Disk Utility from the command line?
This is always formatting pendrives with bad permissions. Click on the little gears to open the sub menu as seen in the image below, and click on Format. Once the format window appear, choose the way you want to erase, The type of format, and volume name if you need, and then click on format as shown in the image below. You can try the GParted program for all your partitioning tasks.