Memory stick failure Tags: Flash Media Computer Memory Windows XP Storage Last response: April 21, 2010 11:59 AM in Storage Share cedricus April 12, 2010 8:13:42 AM Hello, My YNOT 1109, 8GB memory stick is recognised by my XP computer. Its "properties" indicate it is full but I cannot access any files. I have tried to reformat to remove all files but the procedure fails. Any ideas ? More about : memory stick failure EXT64 a b } Memory April 14, 2010 2:48:12 AM Do you have any other computers to try it in? Did this drive just recently start doing this? m 0 l cedricus April 21, 2010 11:29:10 AM Hi EXT64. I have tried four different computers plus one iMac. Does the same on all. It worked for about a month prior to this so I have quite a bit of data stored on it which I can't access now. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer EXT64 a b } Memory April 21, 2010 11:59:10 AM Well, you could try http://www.stellarinfo.com/ (the free version) I have used it on (and seen others do likewise) mechanical drives exhibiting similar symptoms. No idea if it will help with yours, but worth a shot. May take a while though if the file system is shot. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Pny memory stick failure Forum SolvedBiostar TA970 support single 16gb server memory stick for VFX workstation? Forum SolvedUSB Memory Stick Driver broken? Forum Solvedmemory stick doesn't work in one slot but works in other Forum SolvedHow to I clear the data from a USB Memory stick? Forum SolvedUSB 3.0 Memory Stick For Toshiba L300 Forum Solvedsorry for noob question which is better a single stick of 8gb memory or 2 sticks fo 4 gb memory? Forum SolvedPC Only works with one stick of Memory ( on slot A2) Forum Solved4gb and 8gb memory stick on one motherboard? Forum SolvedBSOD Memory_Management bad Ram stick? Forum Solvedmemory problem - dell xps 420 will not start tells me “Memory modules detected but a memory failure has occurred”. Forum SolvedDead memory stick. Need to get the files off!!! Forum SolvedWhat memory ram stick should I buy for my VPCEJ28FXB vaio laptop? Forum SolvedGetting a new memory (ram stick) for my PC Forum SolvedWhich Memory ram stick is better? Forum SolvedLosing a full stick of memory when I increase speed in bios Forum Solved2 Gig memory stick showing up as 1 gig in BIOS Forum Solved2 different brands of Ram at 2 Differnt Sizes of Memory 4gb and a 2gb stick is this setup effecting my performance ? Forum SolvedMemory stick 8GB Forum SolvedNeed help choosing and installing memory stick for my Acer Aspire V5-552-X418 Laptop? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !