How does it cope with a deliberate static discharge? This time when I plugged it in, the PC did not detect it. Current Temperatures Take II. So I tested them two and the following are the results of all three:. Improper removal of flash drives is a big killer. Then it started to fink out a little. After noticing several corrupt files on it, I decided to format it and check it with H2testw and sure enough it failed the test.
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As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new ayiva or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Anyway, we complained and got them to send out another brand in this case SanDisk and this looks more promising:. As with handling bare circuit boards, touch a grounded surface e.
Ativa 8gb Drive: Not Recognized, Tried Usual Fixes
So I tested them two and the following are the results of all three:. Tell the boss to buy them from Amazon next time. The following is a picture I took of one: I usually leave it plugged into my work computer, but unplugged last week. Using the site is easy and fun. Ativa offers no support for this and I haven’t found anything online. I have a Ativa 8GB flash drive.
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Have you tried the drive on another PC? So I tested them two and the following are the results of all three: Community Forum Software by IP. Then it started to fink out a little.
I have experience the same type of problem with these drives. I thought I may have knocked it or it got loose. Click here to Register a free account now! Posted 10 January – Sign in anonymously Don’t add me to the active users list.
Ativa 8GB Flash Drive Problem
It wants a driver, but there is no driver for this. Computer powers off in sleep mode I had an SD unexpectedly fail a few years ago also where it worked fine before unplugging it the final time. They must have pretty poor standards unless this is just a faulty batch.
I am sure that if I select to format it I would lose all my files. Virus Problem, Please Help.
Please help as this contains lots of work files I need!!! Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links.
This week I took it out of the drawer it was in and plugged it back in and when I go to open the files on it it says the the disk is not formatted – do I want to format it. After a few seconds, I unplugged it and noticed it got rather warm. Remember me This is not recommended aiva shared computers. While doing some cleaning at work, I came across this old dodgy Ativa flash drive and decided to try an experiment.
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