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When pendrive is connected shows device has malfunctioned

I have 2GB Transcand pendrive.when i connect it to any pc it is not detcted and there is message that windows cannot recognise the device and no drivers are assigned for the does not take the assign driver when i try for assigning the driver from cd.
Please solve my problem if you can

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  • adnan356 Jan 25, 2009

    my 1gb pendrive is not working

  • praveen21620 Jan 30, 2009

    Do you have the same Problem?

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    your post as a comment to abhi_pawar_n's when pendrive is connected
    shows device has malfunctioned problem, and notify you when a new
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  • anishmbait Feb 18, 2009

    i am getting the message that "pendrive has malfunctioned". i have 2 computer at the moment.. Laptop and a desktop. it is working fine with laptop, but not with desktop..

  • badal2 Mar 24, 2009

    I have 8GB transcend pendrive and it shows device is malfunctioned and drivers not installed. before 1 month it worked great but i dont know what happened now. plz help.

  • Anonymous May 16, 2009

    i have a 16GB pen drive and when i insert it to the computer it says usb driver is malfunctioned. and no icon of the pendrive shows up on the my computer



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When i connedted my pen drive i show has malfunctioned

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When i connect my 8gb pendrive to computer it shows one of ur device has malfunctioned and it is not visible.what should i do?

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When i inserted my pendrive the message shows the pendrive u r inserted is malfuntioned

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SOURCE: Transend jetflash pendrive 256MB showing error that it has malfunctioned...

When ever I insert my (4GB my flash) pen drive into my PC and any other PC I am
unable to open it. The message that am prompted with is “insert disk into drive”

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have you tried putting it in a different usb port if you tried that try updating your computers usb drivers from the support site for the computer your trying to use the flash drives on

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