Format usb stick using command line

Login as root once in root, plugin the usb stick and run

fdisk -l

you’ll find the usb stick somewhere, mine being as shown.

usb
now if the usb is under 4gb run

mkdosfs -F 16 -I [path to your usb stick]

if it’s larger than 4gb run

mkdosfs -F 32 -I [path to your usb stick]
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Format usb stick using command line

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