[SATLUG] Firefly 4 GB Flashdrive - unreadable
geoff at w5omr.shacknet.nu
Sat Apr 19 18:29:53 CDT 2008
John Chalinder wrote:
> While I have no idea what a 'Redman box' is, nor how you think I have
> one; the suggestion to see if Lexar has a formating tool for it is a
> good one. Thanks.
>>> When I connect the device the led on it flashes once. Then I can
>>> find the icon for it in MyComputer (yeah, I know, it's Window$) as
>>> Removeable Disk (E:)
>>> Clicking on the icon brings the msg: "Please insert a disk into
>>> drive E:."
>> OK, since you have a Redmond box available, have you searched the
>> manufacturer's website for a reformat utility to bring your flash drive
>> back to factory-fresh condition? Many of these drives need specific
>> utilities, which supports the contention that the firmware is neither
>> standardized nor robust. --Don
A 'Redmond box' means it's a Windows box. You said it was.
73 = Best Regards,
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?
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