How to Optimize USB Storage for Better Performance on Windows 10

Optimize USB Storage Performance

Windows 10 has the ability to optimize USB storage for better performance. By enabling the better performance you can optimize your USB drivers and other external storage devices as well. Note that if you want to optimize the storage for better performance of any device, you need to do this for each device. In addition, ... Read more

“No space left on device” error on empty drives

It may occur that when you try to copy files from your hard disk to an external device such as an external HDD or a USB key, you get an error stating that there was no free space left on your device although you just erased everything from it to make some. This is most ... Read more

Using the ReadyBoost Feature on Windows Vista/7

ReadyBoost is a Windows feature that uses USB sticks or other flash drives such as SD cards to "speed up your computer". However the concrete use is not to add the device's memory to your RAM but to use fast accessible devices as cache storage. Because of this fact, there are certain conditions that have ... Read more

Enable USB Support In Virtualbox (Ubuntu)

Enabling USB Support in Virtualbox means to be able to access USB drives plugged into your physical machine on your virtual machines. To accomplish this, you first need to download the newest version of Virtualbox (4.1.8 at the time of this writing), which is not available in the Ubuntu repositories but on the Virtualbox homepage: ... Read more