usb

Mon
06
Apr
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'Optimize Usb Drives', and 'Windows Service Configurations'

Optimize Usb Drives As purchased, most USB drives default to a FAT (File Allocation Table) partition. To enable NTFS (Windows NT File System) which features vastly greater performance, follow this guide. This is a handy tool for getting the best ... possible speed out of your brand new USB storage device. http://www.zenosys.com Windows Service Configurations This Windows Service Configurations tool includes explanations of each service and advice on which services you can safely disable. Discussions of Win 2K, XP, Vista and Windows 7 are all included (scroll the left side of the website). http:// ... (view more)

Wed
24
Dec
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'Install Linux On A USB Drive', and 'Copy Wipe'

Install Linux On A USB Drive There are so many reasons why having a Linux distribution on a USB drive can come in handy. No matter what OS is on your machine, you can use your USB drive to boot into Linux without effort. From having a rescue OS on ... your key ring to being able to install a new distribution on your Asus Eee PC, a "thumb drive" Linux is extremely useful. This guide will help you get through the process of installing Linux on your USB drive. http://www.ghacks.net Copy Wipe CopyWipe is a utility for copying and/or securely overwriting (wiping/erasing) entire hard drives. CopyWipe ... (view more)

Mon
28
Jul
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'Caffeine', and 'Usb Image Tool'

Today's fresh software picks were provided courtesy of Bob Helmer at Shell Extension City. Please note that the below software descriptions are provided solely from the developer and are absent from any guarantee or warranty. You are encouraged to ... review the Shell Extension Software Policy for more details. Caffeine If you have problems with your PC locking or going to sleep at undesirable intervals, caffeine will keep it awake. It works by simulating a keypress once every 59 seconds, so your machine thinks you're still working at the keyboard. http://thefreewarejunkie.com USB Image Tool USB ... (view more)

Tue
08
Jul
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'Microsoft Location Finder', and 'Usb Flash Drive Manager'

Today's fresh software picks were provided courtesy of Bob Helmer at Shell Extension City. Please note that the below software descriptions are provided solely from the developer and are absent from any guarantee or warranty. You are encouraged to ... review the Shell Extension Software Policy for more details. Microsoft Location Finder Turn your laptop into a GPS-type device without having to purchase extra hardware. Microsoft Location Finder is a client-side application that turns a regular WiFi enabled laptop, Tablet, or PC into a location-determining device without the addition of any ... (view more)

Fri
04
Apr
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'Tiny Usb Office', and 'Remote Process Explorer'

Tiny Usb Office Small, portable productivity software suite which offers a collection of unique standalone free software applications. If you find yourself working on different machines and like the idea of having portable software that you can ... access hassle-free from any computer, then this is the package for you. Whether you need to create rich-text word processing documents, share files across multiple computers, transfer files, create MS Excel compatible spreadsheets, comma-delimited database files, email your contacts, talk to your friends or co-workers on MSN, create pdf files, or ... (view more)

Mon
24
Mar
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Introducing the 'Virtual Luggage Tag' For Your USB Drive

It's a small world after all. The more advanced technology gets, the tinier it becomes. But, is it all good news? As major technology-based companies continue to play a game of "can-you-top-this" with one another, it seems as if the only way to stay ... ahead of the pack is to offer a product that stores the largest amount of data on the smallest device possible. The best example of this phenomenon is the surge in popularity of the USB drive. A simple memory stick no longer than 4x1 inches has replaced the bulky floppy disks of yesteryear. Now pardon the pun, but many are overlooking one "small" ... (view more)

Fri
11
Jan
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'Mail Store Home', and 'Top 10 Usb Thumb Drive Tricks'

Mail Store Home Mail Store Home allows you to back up all your e-mail messages from multiple applications into one safe archive. You can import your mail from Outlook, Windows Mail, Outlook Express, Thunderbird, Exchange, as well as POP/IMAP ... accounts and local files. You read your mail from within the interface, search fast through all your messages by keyword and advanced criteria, and even burn a Backup CD. Messages are stored MIME-compatible, and can be recovered at any time without information loss. http://www.mailstore.com/en/mailstore-home.aspx Top 10 Usb Thumb Drive Tricks Make use of ... (view more)

Mon
07
Jan
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'Usb Pc Lock Pro', and 'Pc Accelerate'

Usb Pc Lock Pro Turns any USB Flash Drive into a key that prevents unauthorized people from using your computer. USB PC Lock will automatically lock your computer and perform other actions when you step away from it. ... http://www.speedapps.com/index.htm Pc Accelerate PC Accelerate increases the priority of foreground windows and optimizes their memory status, allowing you to work with maximum performance. http://www.new-utilities.net/index.html (view more)

Mon
10
Dec
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'Cfd Button', and '100 Portable Apps For Usb'

Cfd Button Makes the common windows Open and Save dialog easier to use. http://dreamcycle.net/cfdbutton/ 100 Portable Apps For USB This stuff can be installed on any portable drive, like a USB thumb drive, PDA or iPod. You can use them at work, ... school, or any other place where you can plug in your device. Check them out, you can scroll-down for categories like office software, email tools, messengers, games, etc. While there are more apps for Windows users, a Mac version for each essential tool is included. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/portable-software-usb/ (view more)

Mon
27
Aug
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'Opera Usb', and 'Rapidset'

Opera Usb Put Opera on your USB memory stick. There are no unwanted effects on IE or other browsers, existing opera versions are also not affected, make no entries to the registry, leave no data on the guest computer. Takes a paltry 8 MB space on ... the memory stick to fit Opera USB. http://www.opera-usb.com/operausben.htm / Rapidset Allows quick and easy changing of the background and font colours, without having to go through the Screen Properties dialogs. Go to "Assistive Software". http://www.fxc.btinternet.co.uk/ (view more)

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