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Windows 7: USB device dead after formating

03 Apr 2016   #1

windows 7 32 bit
USB device dead after formating


I have a pen drive of HP V165W 8 GB Pen Drive. After format of USB, i am unable to see the media of content inside it. the drive is also not shown in explore.
When i plug in to any system it shows successfully the driver but it is not shown any where.

I also follow the below mention post
Dead USB after formating

i have the same problem except the warranty of my pendrive expired, i also search for firm ware but i didn't find it any where.

Please help.....

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03 Apr 2016   #2

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10

Hinansh mate if you have formatted the stick then there will not be anything on it. So can you see it in Device Manager?
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06 Apr 2016   #3

Windows 7 Enterprise x64

Perhaps you've formatted it to a filesystem Windows won't recognize, or it doesn't have an assigned drive letter.

If you can find it in device manager, open Disk Management and see if it's in there. If it is, you can right click on it and "Change drive letter and paths" to assign it a letter to make it appear in my computer. If the partitions of the drive say "undefined" (in bottom of the window), there is an filesystem that Windows doesn't recognize or no partition at all.
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