It can be tedious for newbies, who don’t know how to do certain things in Microsoft Windows, especially when you want to find out How to rename USB flash Drive
In today’s computer tip of the day, I’d like to show you a simple step by step how to guide to rename USB flash Drive.
Rename USB Flash Drive
Step 1: Insert your USB Flash Drive into an available USB Port
Step 2: Press the windows key + R on your computer to start Windows Explorer
Step 3: You should see your USB Flash Drive pop up in Windows Explorer as shown below.
Step 4: Right click on the drive letter that represents your USB Flash Drive, and press Rename, as shown in the example below.
That’s it. You should now have successfully rename USB flash Drive.
There can be many reasons why you are unable to rename USB flash Drive.
- Your Flash Drive may be corrupted,
- USB port is not working or
- Malware on your USB Flash drive.
- You don’t have administration rights
In some public places, such as in a library, you may not be able to rename USB Flash drive due to computer restrictions. (Administration rights) You will only be able to do this, on a computer that don’t have computer restrictions.
Check these scenarios and then try again. I hope this simple tutorial has been successful for you.
Here are also some other great ways to rename USB Flash Drive Check it out now from Windows 7 forums.
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