How to Use a Flash Drive As a Hard Drive?

Answer How to run an operating system from a flash drive. The operating system used in this article is Ubuntu.

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Why wont my external hard drive work with my bluray but a my flash drive does?

Most televisions and BluRay players cannot work with a USB based hard drive. I suspect it is something about the power requirements but I am not sure.You probably want a small media server that wo... Read More »

How Do I Download My Dell 2350 Hard Drive for Windows XP Onto a Flash Drive?

Windows XP comes with its own backup utility. This program walks you through the process of backing up all of your data onto an external storage device. If you have a Dell 2350 desktop computer run... Read More »

How do I copy a file from a flash drive onto a hard drive?

Connect the Flash DriveClick "Start." Click "Computer" or "My Computer." Insert your flash drive into the USB port on your computer or laptop. Double-click the new drive that appears on screen.Copy... Read More »

Can a flash drive act as an external hard drive?

A flash drive, Jumpdrive, Thumb, Pocket or Pen drive can act as an external drive. External drives provide storage space for files outside of a computer's storage bays. Flash drives combine maximum... Read More »