Breaking

USB Stick: 3 Uses Of The Device You May Not Know About



Whenever you see or hear someone mention USB Stick or device, what comes to your mind is that it is used for the transfer or storage of files. That is absolutely correct but also, there a lot of unknown uses of this device.
See-the-unknown-uses-of-USB-STICKS



Without being concerned about the USB Stick small nature, it saves cost and can also do unknown things like becoming a portable web server and acting as a hard drive cache. Apart from the already stated unknown things USB Stick can do; it can Lock & Unlock Your Computer, Connect to Wireless Networks, etc.

See Also |HOW TO VIEW ALL YOUR WINDOWS 10 ACTIVITY HISTORY AND DELETE THEM

Just like any other storage device, USB Sticks are built to accommodate a certain capacity of files (they are graded depending on the kilobytes, megabytes, gigabytes or even terabytes of files they can store).

See the 3 uses of a USB Stick that most people don't know about

1. As a Portable Web Server

For web developers, this may interest you. You can easily turn your USB stick into portable web server by installing Server2Go which happens to be one of the most widely used. It is a free Portable Webserver package that has Apache, MySQL, SQLite, Perl and PHP.
See-the-unknown-uses-of-USB-STICKS

After installing the Server2Go in your flash drive, you can then plug the USB stick into any Windows computer and launch your web server without installing the Server2Go in the computer.

With this done, you're certainly sure that whenever you pick up your USB stick, you have picked up your web server.

2. To Lock & Unlock Your Computer

Just as keys unlock padlocks, a USB stick can be used to lock and unlock computer. You can turn your USB stick into a key that can unlock your computer by downloading the free PREDATOR application.
See-the-unknown-uses-of-USB-STICKS

Read Also |HOW TO SOLVE SLOW INTERNET CONNECTION PROBLEMS ON PCS AND OTHER DEVICES

The Predator Application converts the device into an access control that can lock and unlock the computer. To lock your computer, unplug USB stick from the computer and to unlock, plug the USB stick to the computer without typing any password. The computer screen goes dark when you unplug and comes back on when you plug the device.

3. Easy connection to WI-FI

Windows operating system is built in a way that it can save your current wireless network’s name, password, and other information to a USB stick. With this Windows feature, there will be no need for you to type your password whenever you want to connect to your WiFi on other Computers.

You can save your Wi-Fi settings to a USB flash drive by clicking the wireless icon in your system tray, right-click your current wireless network, and select Properties.
See-the-unknown-uses-of-USB-STICKS


On the Connection tab down the page, click the "Copy this network profile to a USB flash drive" link.
See-the-unknown-uses-of-USB-STICKS


Also Read |HOW TO STOP AND PREVENT APPS FROM RUNNING IN THE BACKGROUND IN WINDOWS 10
Click on the Next button and Windows will automatically copy the settings for the configured network to your USB stick. Plug the USB stick to another computer, and then double-click the setupSNK.exe file on it to install your network profile on the computer.

25 comments:

  1. These programs can be bought in many different fields and a lot are offered online.
    In fact, it is possible to write it exactly the same, as long
    as you follow standard conventions and make use
    of a strong grammar and writing software. Learn the Trade -
    Employers want to see that you care about the job that you're in.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Every weekend i used to pay a quick visit this website, as i want enjoyment, for the
    reason that this this website conations genuinely nice
    funny data too.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Thanks very interesting blog!

    ReplyDelete
  4. Hi it's me, I am also visiting this site on a
    regular basis, this site is in fact pleasant and the viewers are actually sharing pleasant thoughts.

    ReplyDelete
  5. We're a group of volunteers and starting a brand new
    scheme in our community. Your web site offered us with useful information to
    work on. You have performed a formidable task and our entire group might be grateful to you.

    ReplyDelete
  6. It's hard to come by experienced people in this particular
    subject, but you seem like you know what you're talking about!

    Thanks

    ReplyDelete
  7. I am regular visitor, how are you everybody? This post posted at
    this site is actually good.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Hello, i think that i saw you visited my website thus i came to “return the
    favor”.I'm trying to find things to enhance my web site!I suppose its ok to use a few of
    your ideas!!

    ReplyDelete
  9. I savour, lead to I found exactly what I was looking for.
    You have ended my four day long hunt! God Bless you man. Have a nice day.

    Bye

    ReplyDelete
  10. I have been checking out some of your posts and i can claim nice stuff.
    I will definitely bookmark your blog.

    ReplyDelete
  11. Quality posts is the important to attract the visitors
    to visit the web page, that's what this site is providing.

    ReplyDelete
  12. My spouse and I stumbled over here coming from a different web address and thought I
    might check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you.
    Look forward to looking into your web page yet again.
    Website: Nicofrin acquisto

    ReplyDelete
  13. Wow, superb weblog layout! How lengthy have you been blogging for?
    you made blogging glance easy. The overall glance of your website is magnificent, as well as the content!

    ReplyDelete
  14. whoah this blog is magnificent i like studying your articles.
    Stay up the good work! You understand, a lot of
    persons are looking round for this info, you can aid them greatly.

    ReplyDelete
  15. Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though
    you relied on the video to make your point. You obviously know
    what youre talking about, why waste your intelligence on just posting videos to your weblog when you could be
    giving us something enlightening to read?

    ReplyDelete
  16. If you wish for to grow your experience simply
    keep visiting this web page and be updated with
    the latest news posted here.

    ReplyDelete
  17. What's Going down i'm new to this, I stumbled upon this I've discovered It positively helpful and it has helped me out loads.
    I am hoping to give a contribution & assist other users
    like its aided me. Good job.

    ReplyDelete
  18. Hello my friend! I wish to say that this post is amazing,
    nice written and include almost all important infos.
    I would like to see extra posts like this .

    ReplyDelete
  19. Wow, this post is nice, my sister is analyzing these kinds of things, thus I am going to tell her.

    ReplyDelete
  20. Thank you for any other informative website. The place else may just I
    get that type of information written in such a perfect means?
    I have a undertaking that I am just now operating on, and I've
    been at the glance out for such information.

    ReplyDelete
  21. Hello, this weekend is pleasant designed for me, for
    the reason that this occasion i am reading this great
    educational post here at my residence.

    ReplyDelete
  22. Wow, wonderful blog layout! How long have you
    been blogging for? you made blogging look easy.

    The overall look of your site is great, as well as the content!

    ReplyDelete
  23. If some one needs to be updated with most up-to-date
    technologies then he must be pay a quick visit this web page and be up to date every day.

    ReplyDelete
  24. Excellent post! We are linking to this great
    content on our website. Keep up the good writing.

    ReplyDelete
  25. The smaller than usual PC sleeves could be considered in the event that you have the originator attach├ęs or PC packs. best wifi adapter for pc gaming

    ReplyDelete