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Kingston DTI/1GB - Cannot be formatted

I've problem to access my data in my Kingston DTI/GB. Whenever i try to access it, a pop will come up ''The disk in Drive E is not formatted''. Once i format it by right click it can not be formatted ''Window is unable to complete the format''.

I've also try to run format from ms-dos and but it shows it is RAW and the capacity shows 16MB instead of 1GB.

Command used is...format E: [/q] [/fs:file-system]) i.e. file-system being NTFS or FAT32 or FAT.
Result:
File-system as NTFS: NTFS files system is not supported...bla..bla...
File-system as FAT32: The volume is too small for FAT32
File-system as FAT: Invalid media or Track 0 bad - disk unusable

Please help.....

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  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    i have micro sd 2 gb card ......when i try to format it says track 0 bad or memory unusable............please help me!!!!

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SOURCE: PEN DRIVE SHOWING 0 FREE SPACE AND ZERO USED SPACE

Hi
Just go to My Computer.right click on Manage.Then click on Disk Management.In the bottom tab you can see your pendrive.click on it get a new partiotion using NTFS.

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

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SOURCE: RAW FS TO FAT 32

i recently bought a sony flash drive SSK/2GB.however the same is not working at all as it is showing RAW file system instead of FAT 32 .neither it is getting formatted nor allowing anything else to b doneto it.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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SOURCE: RAW FS TO FAT 32

HP USB Disk/Drive Format Utility is a Windows based software
used to format drives to FAT, FAT32 and NTFS partition types.


1. Download this tool:
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/4040651/HPUSBFW_2.2.3_MASTER.exe

2. Format flash drive

(Before removing USB flash drive click on the Safely Remove
Hardware icon and then click on USB flash drive you want to remove)

Posted on Feb 08, 2010

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