My pendrive is showing but i cannot open it

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Hello,
my pendrive is showing but i cannot open it. It give me message to format it but when i try to format it say windows cannot format it.In Disk Management it says No Media to it. I am using windows 7 in my PC

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The drive has probably failed and needs to be replaced.
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I would suggest you to scan it first, might be virus issue. Try plugging it again after scanning and try plugging it on other computers. Also, check your pen drive physically if there's a "lock" on it. Some pen drives have those