Can't Format Or Open My Pendrive [Solved/Closed]

king6639 - Apr 9, 2012 at 03:20 AM - Latest reply:  Yadav deepak
- Sep 3, 2017 at 05:27 AM
Hello,
I got a problem about my pendrive.. I tried to format it and open it it ask me to insert a disk.. I Tried many solution from most of the forum but still dinn't work out.. any professional can giv me a better solution? My pendrive contain many important file and back up..

i will accept any help from all of you! please just make my pendrive work!

Please Help!


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ishan21 3 Posts Sunday June 22, 2014Registration date July 3, 2014 Last seen - Jun 22, 2014 at 12:30 PM
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for me its still not working.though I change the name of the drive,i m not able to change the volume name the error comes as volume label is invalid.also i've tried the above formatting tool,but it didnt work.please guide
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Ambucias 48769 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus January 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 23, 2014 at 05:52 AM
You pen drive is physically damaged. It cannot be repaired. Sorry
ishan21 3 Posts Sunday June 22, 2014Registration date July 3, 2014 Last seen - Jul 1, 2014 at 05:10 AM
it is not physically damaged.i think it has got some virus because the problem commenced when I was trying to copy some movies from my friend's comp.
Ambucias 48769 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus January 16, 2018 Last seen - Jul 1, 2014 at 05:44 AM
If you really believe it's a virus, I strongly suggest that you create a new thread and post it in the virus/security section of the forum and please, this time give the full details so that we don't waste your time.

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jack4rall 6524 Posts Sunday June 6, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus December 30, 2015 Last seen - Apr 9, 2012 at 03:32 PM
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Hello,

Try this 1

Right-click on your pen-drive --> Select the option "Explore" --> if is gets

opened, backup your data and format it.

If the problem still exists then

Click on Start --> In the search box, type diskmgmt.msc and click on OK.

Disk Management will be opened.

Then right-click on your pendrive ---> Select "Change Drive Letter and

Path.." --> Click on "Change" and assign different drive letter.

Change the volume name by right-clicking on your pendrive and select properties.

Enter your volume name.

Good Luck.
Thank u so much it is very usefull for mee ,,,,
Thanks... it help me a lot
Thank....first atempt not well in second attemp it worked .....thanx.......
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he this right click not show change drive letters and paths
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Realy working thanku guys
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worked for me.in disk managment I see my pendrive in black colour and right click in it,then I get a option simple allocation ,after these my pendrive worked
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Did you try opening it in a different computer.

If in the same computer, try using other USB ports.

Sometimes it happens, pendrives don't open in some USB ports and they do in others.

Antonios
ddshan 1 Posts Sunday October 26, 2014Registration date October 27, 2014 Last seen - Oct 27, 2014 at 01:57 PM
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its worked..... thankas