USB flash drive problem RRS feed

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  • hey there,

    i bought diffrent type of Flash Drives , and some of them has been ccorrupted and it wont open any more.

    whenever i do a format for these flash drives it saiys that windows cannot continue..., and some of them said "there is no disk in drive "H" please insert a disk ".

    i did do a format from disk managment it also didnt work, i checked for power option for usb root hub "allow windows to turn off this device ...".

    i also tried to install some software for formating, didnt work.

    reboot windows to safe mode and trying to format, nothing.

    i just want to know a way to fix this problem because i have like 7 flash drives not working, i'm not intresting of getting the data that has been stored in these flash drives.

    i dont know if this has been posted to the correct topic but plz any help will be great.

    thnx in advance.

    Thursday, October 28, 2010 5:53 AM


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    Thank you for visiting the Microsoft forum. This forum focuses on Perfmon and diagnostic tools. I am moving your question to the moderator forum ("Where is the forum for..?"). The owner of the forum will direct you to a right forum.



    Bruce Adamczak

    Bruce Adamczak
    Monday, November 8, 2010 7:00 PM
  • Hello,


    Thank you for your post!  I would suggest creating a new thread for your question in the Hardware and Drivers located here:  http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-us/w7hardware/threads

    Have a great day!


    SachinW Tier 2 Application Support Server and Tools Online Operations Team
    Monday, November 8, 2010 10:36 PM
  • yes i did that thanx for your concern.
    Tuesday, November 23, 2010 5:23 AM