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I got usb flash drive which I cannot format in Win XP or Win 8.1. That's what Gparted on Ubuntu says:


When I try to create new partition with Gparted it says:

No partition table found on device /dev/sdb/

So I try to create MSDOS partition table but it says:

Input/Output during write on /dev/sdb

This was working flash drive few days ago, when I formatted it few times and created new partition table due to some problems, but now it seem I cannot do anything.

How to fix this?

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I have the same problem. Some help? –  user267157 Apr 9 at 17:13

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