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Windows 7: Kingston flash drive not detected (probably hardware)

09 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
Kingston flash drive not detected (probably hardware)

I have a Kingston flash drive 8gb usb 2.0 just like this one:

but for some reason it's not working on my pc/laptop/ps3 and any other computer I tried it on.

when I plug in the flash drive I don't get any detected sound on my windows and it's not there on my computer either, just like as if it wasn't plugged in at all, I tried using different usb ports and it's the same, I'm guessing it's a hardware problem with the flash drive itself not software at all.

I don't care about the flash itself but the files inside the flash are really important to me I just need to copy them on my PC and that's it.

I'd really appreciate your help guys.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Aug 2012   #2

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit

Hi Jackbauer, Welcome to the forums , Downlaod this little test utility program Download H2testw 1.4 Free - Check your USB for errors with this tool. - Softpedia may be of some help
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