zip drive question

By momsgonelooney
Jun 16, 2007
  1. i am trying to put some programs on to a zip drive but, it just isn't working. how can i put these programs on to a zip drive so they r not on my hard drive but, ican access them only from the zip drive?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Zip drives are very obsolete these days. Invest in a USB flash (memory) stick or drive. These are relatively cheap, and they will out perform any zip drive. Writeable CD/DVD's also store a lot more data than zip drives do
  3. momsgonelooney

    momsgonelooney TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 124

    i'm srry it's not a zip drive it is a usb flash drive ( sony micro vault) so how do i put the programs on to it so i can access them from only the usb and have them on my hard drive?
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You should be able to see the drive in My Computer. You move any files from your hard drive by cutting and pasting them to the flash drive
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