What are flash drives?

Answer A flash drive is a computer storage device that stores data on a type of memory called "flash memory" instead of magnetic media such as a hard drive. Flash drives are usually small, self-contained ... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

What are computer flash drives?

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 »

What Are Flash Drives Good For?

Flash drives are small sources of memory for easy storage. Flash drives help their users move files and folders among computers. Flash drive contents are portable and can be edited and viewed witho... Read More »