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Windows 7: Flash Drive Not Recognized

30 Jun 2012   #1
theamazingblob

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Flash Drive Not Recognized

I installed the Chrome OS IMG file on my flash drive and tried to boot from it, but it turns out my flash drive is now un-recognizable. I tried assigning a different drive letter in computer management, but it doesn't show up there. Sometimes it will show up and Windows will say that I need to format it, but the format always fails. Other flash drives are recognized by my computer. I am using a Lexar Jump Drive, but I'm not sure what model it is. Thanks for the help!


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01 Jul 2012   #2
Kamrul08

Windows 8.1 x64 Enterprise & Windows 7 x86 Ultimate Dual boot.
 
 

Try your flash drive on another pc and another OS. If it works or not follow clean disk command.
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