Thumb drive not

I was using a friends thumb drive to view some of her documents and it worked one day.  The very next day I tried to use it it does not show on my list of drives and the light on the thumb drive itself does not light up.  Help!  I need the information from the thumbdrive and have to return it to her.  Even if I can just shortly get it working long enough to copy to a new drive that would be wonderful.
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noxchoConnect With a Mentor Global Support CoordinatorCommented:
It is dead my friend. These thumb drives are very cheap nowadays but their life is also extremely short. In case other system do not see the drive and the light is not blinking on it - forget it. Or possibly some repair shop could do something to bring it back to life (which I doubt in).
Try that drive on other system to see if it works ok?
rasmussenrkAuthor Commented:
Ok, I should have been more clear.  I have tried it on my other computer in several usb ports and it does not work anywhere.  Thanks though.
nobusConnect With a Mentor Commented:
sometimes (not often) it is caused by a broken connection. i was able to repair one, so check if the connections seems normal
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