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How can I format an external Intel 180GB SSD (USB?

I have a portable SSD drive (USB connected) which I seem to have corrupted possibly by interrupting a format.
When I plug in the USB drive it briefly appears as a drive, but then disappears. This makes it very difficult to try to format it, because whichever tool I use they struggle to show the drive as a device which can be formatted.
I have tried using different PCs. (Windows and Linux)
If I leave the drive plugged into Windows for ages it will eventually show as a RAW drive.
I have tried different tools. (Windows and Linux)
It would be an amazing coincidence if the drive has physically failed during a format. I do think it is most l have corrupted it.
I don't need to preserve any data on it, but I would like to use it again.

BM
November 2021
I've tried Disk Manager and DiskPart within Windows and neither of these work, because the drive does not remain listed in devices.
I need a lower level tool if there is one.

BM
November 2021
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Euruh
November 2021

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