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This tip regarding usb viruses..............

Disable the autoplay of your USB and do not open the pendrives of flash cards directly by double clicking on the device icons displayed in the my computer
because opening directly led to execution of autorun.inf and it spreads the virus throughout the computer.

this will surely prevent from trojans, keyloggers, and viruses also.

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My pendrive show unrecognized in my pc. what should i do


Insert pendrive firmly 1st then restart ur pc ; inbuilt pendrive drivers will be installed after restart of pc your work refresh ur comptuer about 5 times till the drivers get installed goto "mu computer" ur pendrive icon will be displayed double click n start using repeat the above process if it doesnt work 1st time

Sep 23, 2010 | Transcend 4GB JetFlash 110 USB 2.0 Flash...

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Disable AutoPlay in Windows Vista Windows Vista's AutoPlay options are a great improvement over Windows XP in terms of flexibility, but unfortunately there are so many options that it can be confusing, especially since there's no specific mention of USB Flash drives in the options. Open your Control Panel, and then click on "Play CDs or other media automatically" to open the AutoPlay dialog. Disable AutoPlay Globally The quickest way to disable AutoPlay entirely is to just uncheck the box for "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices", which should usually work. Disable for a Single Type You can choose a setting in the drop-down menu for a single type of drive, for instance Audio CD in this example. For this to work you'll have to make sure to keep the global autoplay option on, and then choose the specific setting in the drop-down. Disable for just Removable (flash) Drives The problem here is that while there are settings for Audio CDs and DVDs, there's nothing specifically for USB flash drives. Windows will determine the drive type based on the content it finds on the flash drive itself, so that's what we'll need to change. In order to disable AutoPlay for the removable drives, you should change all of the following to Take no action: Software and games, Pictures, Video files, Audio files, and Mixed content. Disable Through Group Policy A number of readers have written in complaining that the option to disable autoplay isn't working for them, so if you'd like to disable it entirely you can use the Group Policy editor on the Business and Ultimate versions of Vista. Open up gpedit.msc through the start menu search box, browse to Windows Components \ AutoPlay Policies, and change the value of "Turn off Autoplay" to enabled. You can choose whether to disable for just removable devices, or entirely. I'm not sure if that makes any sense, however. Disable with Registry Hack The Group Policy editor is not available on Windows Vista Home editions, so I've also included the registry tweak to disable AutoPlay entirely. Download and unzip this registry hack and then double-click on the appropriate file. DisableAutoPlay.reg will disable autoplay entirely. DisableAutoPlayRemovable.reg will disable autoplay on removable devices.

Jan 01, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional Full...

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My 4 GB V30 Transcend pendrive is not getting detected in any OS (linux and windows 7). In windows its saying that driver software installation failed. And in device manager its coming as unknown device. Before this problem it was working fine. I just copied some files from my pendrive to hard disk and some files from hard disk to pendrive last time. After that removed it and again plugged in. Since then its not getting detected. Please tell me how to recover my data in pen drive.


try to open in another computer see if it opens there n get ur data first coming to the unknown device issue, firstly insert ur pendrive to usb slot firmly then refresh your comp for about 5 times wait till the drivers are installed open "my computer" n see if the pendrive icon is displayed if its displayed double click n start using . If the above procedure does not work first time do repeat it ur pendrive will work for sure

Sep 20, 2010 | Transcend (589307) Media

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i want to know what i need to do next after i have put my sd card into my computer, a green light comes on, and i want to know how to get my pictures to come up on my computer, so i can do any adjustments to the pictures before i put them in a folder.


1. When you insert a memory card into your computer, it'll be detected automatically and an "AutoPlay" dialog box will ask you to what to do ?

2. Select "Open folder to view files" option from the list.

3. Now, you can easily view the files in the memory card by double-clicking them.

4. If the "AutoPlay" dialog box doesn't appear, goto Start >> My Computer. Here you can view the memory card as a "Removable Drive" with some name!

5. Double-click the memory card's icon to view the files inside it.

6. After your job is complete, you can remove the memory card by just clicking the USB device icon at the right side of Task Bar (Notification Area)!

7. On click, a single option pop-up will appear with "Safely Remove USB Mass Storage Device" message!

8. Just click on that pop-up. A "Safe To Remove" message box will appear.

9. Click on OK button, and manually remove your memory card!

please rate this advice if it helps...tc! :)

Jan 12, 2010 | Electronics - Others

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"insert a disk into drive"


right click my computer

manage

in right panel double click storage

double click disk management(Local)

right click on the pen drive shown and click format

Oct 03, 2009 | Transcend 4GB JetFlash 110 USB 2.0 Flash...

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