Format/Recover External USB Drive Under Linux as MS-DOS file system

1. First Insert USB/Flash drive into Linux operating system

or

With Window Operating System Refer

2. Open the terminal (Ubuntu Shortcut: ALT+CLT+T)

3. Locate USB/Flash drive which you want to format with system utility df as shown

$ sudo df

This command will list down all file system used in computer. The Disk /dev/sdb1 reflects the USB drive here.

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