• Stop using USB in office computers

    How can I define a GP so that users cannot use their USB Flash disks?

    Aspire80 pointsBadges:
  • Recover files and documents

    I stepped away from my computer while a firefly thumb drive was in it. The computer went into hibernation mode. when I hit the on button to bring it out of hibernation it went to a blue screen with code on it. In there it said physical dump. When I restarted my computer all the information on the...

    Twstloc5 pointsBadges:
  • Software package that would allow me to work everywhere

    I am looking for a small software package that will allow me to work everywhere with a US smart drive.I heard one, but I can't recollect the software's name. I hope someone can help.

    Chilesdog25 pointsBadges:
  • USB 2.0 Flash Drive compatable with Windows 98 / Vista

    I am looking for a flash drive that will support Windows 98 through Vista. On some devices they say a driver is needed for Windows 98. Where do I find one of those? Do any devices have all the drivers needed?

    Kamcginnis5 pointsBadges:
  • How to recover data from damaged USB drive?

    I just accidentally sat on my USB storage stick whilst it was still in the port of my PC. It is now bent and the connections may have been damaged. My PC does not detect the USB drive. How can I recover the data on the drive?

    SearchStorageATE215 pointsBadges:
  • Thumb drive formatting

    I have a thumb drive with items saved on it. All of a sudden my computer is saying the drive is not formatted and wants to do so. How can I open the thumb drive and will I lose the information saved on it?

    MasonLane5 pointsBadges:
  • USB adapter for legacy laptop?

    I have an older laptop with no USB ports. Is there an adapter that will extend any standard port (printer or comm) out to a USB port configuration. Principally to use a flash drive with a USB style connection on this older computer without a USB port.

    Rickgrea15 pointsBadges:
  • Is there a network storage system that can be connected to a non networked PC?

    I use a PC to control machinery at a factory. The PC is not on the network and that is how I want to keep it. I would like to be able to access the data that is saved and could easily change the application to save the data to a USB hard drive. Is there a network storage system (NAS NDAS) that can...

    SearchStorageATE215 pointsBadges:
  • Emulate USB thumbdrive with laptop

    I'm looking for software that would present a folder on one computer to another computer as if it were a USB thumb drive. In my job I carry around a lot of bootable USB thumb drives. What I'd like to be able to do is have a piece of software on my laptop that would allow me to: Choose any folder on...

    drs93325 pointsBadges:
  • Restrict my clients to use USB flash disk

    To whom may it concern, Currently, I'm running a server 2003 enterprise for my domain (DC) and for now, want to restrict my clients to use USB flash disk but not sure how to do it. Please show me how to do it. Thank you. Regards Harry

    Harrythong15 pointsBadges:
  • Flash Drive syntax error

    I have a flash drive with very precious information on it, but today when I went to edit a document on it evey file I have on there comes up in jiberish computer language. when I try to open a file to get to some of my documents it says this file has a "syntax error" I've been looking around on the...

    Madpawn220 pointsBadges:
  • USB Pen Drive is detected but not listed in My Computer

    This is a brand new HP Compaq Business Desktop DX2810 MT PC. I plug it in my USB Pen Drive. It detects and shows in the bottom of the desktop but when I click on 'My Computer', it didn't show up. I checked with the Disk Management and it's empty. It only shows DVD ROM drive. C and D drive is gone...

    Ryangiam55 pointsBadges:
  • I cannot use past 2GB of a 16GB thumb drive, why?

    Hi, I am using a generic thumb drive and cannot get any type of file to load up if it is past the 2 gig mark on the thumb drive. No matter what kind of file it is-movies, music, documents- it all will let me fill up until 2 gigs. To explain more clearly I put five 1gig movies on the drive. I can...

    Nixmix18225 pointsBadges:
  • Disabling USB flash drive use via group policy

    Do you know of a way to effectively disable USB flash drives while permitting other USB devices on client computers through a group policy? Our systems administrator has tried a couple of alternatives, but some of them completely disable the USB ports, and others just block some specific types or...

    carlosdl70,220 pointsBadges:
  • Debugging USB issues – HELP!

    I am having severe trouble getting USB devices to be recognized on my virtual computers. (those USB devices connected to the client computer. ie the XP machine that is running vSphere and NOT the computer that is running ESXi). In vSphere, in the USB connection menu at the top of the console the...

    cajunthomas5 pointsBadges:
  • making bootable pen drive

    How to make xpsp2 bootable pendrive and install winxp on my system through a pendrive

    Sunil115 pointsBadges:
  • U3-type behaviour on non-sandisk flash drives

    Hi, and thanks for taking a minute to read my post. I wonder if members can increase my undrstanding of this issue: U3 creates a virtual CD drive and a "normal" hard-drive-like storage location when the flash drive is inserted.  The technology was invented by Sandisk andmost of the removall tools...

    Mballard10 pointsBadges:
  • Windows flash drive formatting issue

    I tried to format a flash drive in NTFS, but it seems to take forever to complete formatting. Is this normal? I also tried formatting the same flash drive in exFAT, which took much less time to complete. However, I can't use the flash drive with my laptop because it doesn't have exFAT as a file...

    WindowsServerATE335 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP no longer recognizes my 8GB Apricorn Microkey.

    This morning I downloaded some mp3 files from my home PC and transferred them to another users My Docs/music folder using my Apricorn MicroKey (MK). At work no computer, (that previously recognized the MK as a mass storage device), will recognize it. You can hear what sounds like a disk spinning in...

    WannaBIT5 pointsBadges:
  • USB device issues

    I am a green IT employee. And, have had an issue with several laptops not recognizing USB thumbdrives. When the user inserts the thumb drive the system recognizes it but        in "My Computer" it does not show up. But, when I go to "Device Manager" I see the device, re assign an available...

    Ncalo20095 pointsBadges:

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