USB is a commonly used mobile device for exchanging or storing data. However, this is also a device that encounters quite a lot of errors during use and the common error is that you will see a 1 KB Shortcut when plugging the USB into the computer.
When accessing, you do not see data in your USB. So what do you do when you encounter this problem?
How to fix USB error only appear shortcut 1KB
When a USB error only shows 1KB on the computer, do not format the USB. That way your data will probably disappear completely. You can refer to the content below so that USB can be reused normally in computers.
First, you can go to Start → Type Command Prompt in the search box or go to Run (Windows + R key combination) → Enter Command Prompt and Enter.
You need to determine the name of the USB by access My Computer (Windows 7) or This PC (Windows 10) → Remember the USB drive letter
Next, type the USB drive letter and enter → Input the content below and Enter:
attrib -s -h /s /d
So you know how to help solve the USB error that only shows the 1KB shortcut, right? Hope this article will help you with the error you’re getting. In case of any faster and more effective solutions, don’t forget to share with me in the comments.