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troubleshooting Question

USB flash Drive does not appear and gets HOT

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Hi, I have a Kingston DataTraveler 1GB USB flash drive, and suddenly when i connect it to a PC, it does not appear on My Computer, nor in any of my other 4 computers...

In other few occasions, and with other usb flash drives drives i have got a message that the "dirve is not recognized", or something like that, but in this case, that message does not even appear... Is like nothing happens at all...

IMPORTANT Note: I connect it for about 1 minute, and it got incredibly HOT!! And this happens in all the computers that i connect it to....

Does anyone know what happened? can this be fixed? how? I am up to any suggestion.
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