USB drives offer a portable and simple way to send, store and carrying data. They have become essential objects in our everyday lives, coming in varying memory size with which we can store any kind of data. But a USB drive becomes defective, it can lead to loss of important information and render them useless. The only alternative is to find a way to get the hardware details to be able to provide a solution, especially when it is not detected by the Windows Explorer.
All you need to do is connect the USB drives and other devices to your PC via the USB port and cable respectively and the application interface will display a list of discovered devices. The program displays data about connected USB devices or flash drives. It is useful to use it if the USB devices do not appear in My Computer. The interface is in English, although the developer is from Asia. It can be used to identify the USB device or SD card.
This is a portable freeware which is capable of extracting information about the state a USB device. Just extract the files and run the executable. It can produce every details and diagnosis on broken USB drives and it is quite useful in detecting and accessing devices that are not seen by the Windows Explorer.
If you are having challenges with defective USB-connected equipment like keyboard, mouse or hard drive, then this tool is the go-to application to provide you with the needed information to troubleshoot the device.
The information that should be of interest is the chip vendor, specific part numbers and the flash ID code.
ChipGenius is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in system info category and is available to all software users as a free download.