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Under linux your devices have not meta-names like com1 or so. Your usb-adapter is added to the /dev-directory with a driver specific name. The most usb-uart adapter use the name /dev/ttyUSB* where the * is a number beginning at 0. The best way to get this name is to view the changes of kernel messages via dmesg before and after plugin of the adapter. You ...
It's the volume label. That's the -L flag in mkfs.ext4 or, I think, the -n in mkfs.vfat, and so on. You can change it by passing a new label to it with e2label, or by killing it entirely with dd.
1) Yow to use photorec step by step http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec_Step_By_Step 2)You can select format using Space avaible format http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/File_Formats_Recovered_By_PhotoRec 3) You can add your own format http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/Add_your_own_extension_to_PhotoRec 4)To access your files from a normal user ...
You could have a look at the flashbench tool. I don't think that this kind of property is exported by the device reliably.
You started creating a filesystem on your device and cancelled the operation. That left your device with no working file system so, of course, you can't use it. The good news is that, unless you've done something else you haven't told us about, it should be enough to just plug the device in again and running sudo mkfs.ntfs /dev/sdb1 This time, let it ...
Toss it. Even if you manage to fix it, you won't trust it with any important data anyway. It is not that a USB stick costs US$150 anymore (What I paid for my first one, I still have it. Just the neckstrap is no more. ;-)
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