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One thing I noticed not mentioned in what you have tried that will make your device invisible. Have you enabled USB debugging on your Nexus 5. USB debugging helps operating systems communicate with each other and without it things get lost in translation. To enable USB debugging Go into Android settings menu and scroll down to the about phone menu next go ...
From what I have seen so far (and I use adb pull very often), there is no verification process going on. If a file, that has been pulled, is corrupted, you will get no notification about it whatsoever.
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