What are computer flash drives?

Answer In recent years, computer technology has been moving away from "mechanical" data storage devices to "flash" memory. This transition comes with some interesting advantages, but the word "flash" requ... Read More »

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How do computer flash drives work?

Computer flash drives are small memory storage devices commonly seen as keychains. They plug directly into the computer and can be used to store and transfer data. Computer flash drives work based ... Read More »

Computer crash when I plug in USB flash drives READ THE WHOLE DESCRIPTION!?

I had a similar problem using the headers on one of my system boards. Whenever I unplugged a flash drive from the port without first telling Windows to disconnect, the computer would reboot. After ... Read More »

Do flash drives and jump drives compress data?

Most flash drives and jump drives do not compress data, unless you use the Sony Microvault, which has a built-in compression program. However, you can install compression programs on any flash driv... Read More »

How do thumb drives work (Flash drives) Please see details.?

Yeah man I had THE EXACT same thing happen to me. The flashdrives are life savers man trust me and yes you can take and transfer files between computers - I have a vista computer, a xp and my broth... Read More »