Question Is my USB dead?

0liver243

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So I recently bought a 64gb Samsung USB and decided to run Seatools, but the program got stuck on "Scanning for USB devices" before it stopped responding. I decided to remove the USB and then the program continued as normal but my USB couldn't be accessed anymore and whenever I try putting it in, there's a windows error that says "one of the USB devices attached has malfunctioned and Windows doesn't recognise it"

Things I've tried:
  • Uninstalling the USB driver in Device Manager (Unknown USB device, device descriptor failed)
  • Plugging it into another computer (same error)
Is there anything I can do to fix it or do I need to contact anyone?

Thanks
 

0liver243

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If it helps, uninstalling the driver and reinstalling continuously shows "Device descriptor request failed" even in other computers
 

0liver243

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For anyone having this problem, I'm sorry but I couldn't get my USB working, I even tried forcefully installing a USB driver. Oh well, it's toast. I hope you fix yours!
 

Oxicoi

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For anyone having this problem, I'm sorry but I couldn't get my USB working, I even tried forcefully installing a USB driver. Oh well, it's toast. I hope you fix yours!
Have you tried other USB ports? If you're plugging it in from your case, make sure the USB cables are plugged into the motherboard.
 

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