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Windows 7: USB Drive shows as removable disk, won't open asks to insert disk

1 Week Ago   #11
Bason Journe

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Paul Black View Post
Hi Bason Journe,

It could be a faulty USB!

Have you tried formatting the USB on another computer?



You can use AOMEI [FREE] to create a small partition => AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition.

I hope this helps!
Thanks, I'll try on my laptop and then take a look at the partition assistant.


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1 Week Ago   #12
Bason Journe

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

So I installed a small FAT32 extended partition and loaded the BIOS file on there but my instant flash utility is not finding any bios files. Curious
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