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Remove all references to available offline files

To do this, you need to format the Sync Center database.
  1. Launch the Registry Editor (RegEdit.exe)
  2. Navigate to: HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\CSC\Parameters
  3. Create a new DWORD (32-bit) Value called FormatDatabase with a value of 1
  4. Restart. This Registry key will be deleted after restart as well as.

Disk shows as Read Only under Disk Management

To clear the Read Only attribute on a disk launch the Command Prompt and use the DISKPART tool:
  • LIST DISK (displays a list of disks and information about them)
  • SELECT DISK n (select the specified disk and sets the focus to it;.