Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-23-2012

PC hangs while inserting Cruzer Blade 8GB

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HI, whenever I insert my pen drive, PC gets hanged for few minutes. even after I am not able to read or write anything. I am not able to format it also. It works better on other PC. I can format it in other PC then it works for 2-3 minutes in my pc the the same problem occurs.I scanned my PC but didnt get any virus.please suggest any solution.

SanDisk Guru
Posts: 2,518
Registered: ‎07-23-2010

Re: PC hangs while inserting Cruzer Blade 8GB

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"please suggest any solution"


Check AV and/or other anti-malware apps for checking all the files before allowing access to the drive.  Also check if Windows is indexing the files on the drive.  And check if an app on the drive is phoning home looking for updates when activated.


See if this thread helps:

Important files = Backed up files