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Stopped working COMPLETELY!!!!

My SanDisk 2GB Cruzer Micro USB Flash Drive completely stopped working today. i always eject it in the "safe" way... by clicking it just STOPPED working for no reason... the PC doesnt detect it at all, the mouse doesnt show any activity when i insert it, and the LED on it doesnt light up.... any solutions ?

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  • mario haddad Aug 04, 2007

    i liked it too till it stopped working ;)... and yeah tried 4 different PCs... on all ports... i'll see what i'll do... maybe i will send it to sandisk... i've had it for 3.5 months ;) it came as a present on my birthday on april...

  • Anonymous Dec 06, 2007

    I was very happy with mine too until it just stopped working. My light still goes on and "my computer" shows it there but it won't open it and freezes up my computer until I remove it. So, what's the point in having a back up flash drive if it's not dependable. Might as well go back to CD's!

  • kpappas Dec 07, 2007

    I, too, always remove my hardware safely--I have a sandisk flashdrive that was working just fine yesterday and today it quit working completely. I also tried 4 other computer USB ports to see if it was this computer and none of the other computers can read it either. It has my entire laptop on it--what do I do?

  • chemnerd2008 Dec 07, 2007

    Also has a SanDisk 2.0GB micro cruzer and it worked great for 5 months then crashed while in the middle of my research for a paper being written as part of my master thesis. Had my new Sony Vaio crash and felt lucky that most of my data was on the cruzer then had the cruzer crash 3 weeks after getting the Vaio back. I had been blessed by great technology luck but I guess not so anymore! Is there anyway to regain the data from the cruzer?

  • Anonymous Dec 07, 2007

    My Cruiser 2.0GB just stopped working COMPLETELY!

  • mmelacomtess Apr 24, 2008

    Cruzer micro 4gb stopped workingcompletely. No red light, no action, no detection. Important items stored in it. How to retrieve them?

  • sallykh May 12, 2008

    i hate the sandisk cruzer! i've had it for 2 months and it was working fine 2 days ago and all of a sudden it just stopped working. no light, no detection, NOTHING!!! this had all my grad school documents on it and i've lost EVERYTHING. i hope sandisk can retrieve it but I DOUBT IT.

  • Anonymous May 15, 2008

    smae thing happened to me today! very very frustrated

  • Anonymous May 16, 2008

    it just stopped working

    i really needed the files i stored int this flashdrive..

    im really disappionted..

    please help...i've tried the solutions in this page...

    none work...

  • Anonymous May 16, 2008

    it doesnt work!!!!

    i really needed the files...

    this is frustrating!

  • caple May 16, 2008

    yes I will be most grateful if i can be using my flash drive again, Thank you


  • Anonymous Jun 03, 2008

    Sandisk has stopped working for no reason all my files on it have got new sandisk but dont no how to recover files

  • Anonymous Jun 04, 2008

    Yes, it did work prior on my old emac with Panther macosx v10.3.9 and on a new imac.
    Sometimes it would eject fine and other times after I ejected it and
    after the icon disappeared, - It would bring up an error message that
    it was ejected wrong and might have problems.
    That is what it said yesterday and when I tried to use it again - The only icon that shows up is the u3 system.

  • lsah Jun 04, 2008

    I have tried on 4 different computers and it will not light up or be recognized.

  • bezantmc Aug 04, 2008

    My SanDisk 4GB titanium has stopped working completely. Regardless of what computer or usb port use it is not detected at all. Wen I plug it in its blue light flashes once for few milli seconds then nothin. Does the same om all computers. Even tried rebooting my computer with it plugged in butit is niot detected at all. I have so many important files and applications aved on it considering its size. Please help.



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I wanted to pull up a document from my SanDisk 2 GB Micro Cruzer and the drive would not read (light flashed, went out, on every computer I tried it) . I took the flash drive to our tech person and she couldn't get anything to happen either. For a month I was simply resigned to the fact that I'd lost three years of documents for my job (teaching). The solution: I took the casing off, and plugged the bare usb/circuit board into the port, it worked long enough to pull all those documents off. Just to see if that fixed the flash drive, I put it back together, and tried it again-no go. Moral of my story: back up your work, and don't place so much trust a $19.99 drive for single copies of important documents.

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Had same problem.

I wiggled back and forth the part that goes into the USB port and the drive was recognized and I could copy my files onto my hard drive.

I had this problem with a different make USB flash drive and used the same procedure to get the files back.

I think that some connection inside the flash drive works loose after a while.

I am not going to trust these drives for files storage, but only to transfer files.

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My ScanDisk cruser micro 2GB stop woking. The orange light won't turn on and no respond. I do have very important documentations in this ScanDisk. I don't need onther ScanDisk. Is this situation, did I lose all my documentaions, or it is fixble? Please someone answer my questions.

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I looked up SanDisk and sent them an email. They sent me a return label RMA and once they received my broken San Cruzer 1 GB flash drive they sent me a replacement.

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Have you tried plugging it in to another USB port and / or into another computer? See if that works. Also, how long have you had it? If you've had it under Two years, you can send it back on warranty. Go to and locate your item and follow the instructions there. I hope this helps! By the way, I have the same flash drive as well and I like mine.

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