32 GB USB 3.0 flash stick drive Disk utility = Sees its there, tried to format - fail. Times out, Exit status 1. Tried to make new Partition table - fail. times out.
Gparted: try to format - fails, next scan cant see the drive. Partitionmanager: Desperation, same result.
Windows: Finds disk; on try to format - takes forever, had to force quit.
Tried [Phison MPALL] - IO Failure, Flash status failure, no dice...
If anyone can direct me to a software tool, method, or hardware tool (I might invest in) please let me know.