When USB stick we are troubled and have not found a solution, sometimes the last option we have to reformat. Windows itself has provided facilities USB flash drive format (right click and select Format the flash drive), but sometimes we can not or will fail to format through windows.
If that happens we can try to use alternative software that is HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool. Although the name of HP, but it can be used for other brands.
HP USB Disk Storage Format tool is able to format for the larger size of 32 GB, enable the compression feature for this type of NTFS, and can make a Bootable DOS Startup. Standard features of Quick Format are also provided, and we can choose the file system is FAT32 or NTFS.
HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool 2.1.8 ( 1.98 MB)