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Why Isn't My Computer Recognizing My USB? - A Troubleshooting Guide

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It's a rare problem, but it could happen to you: You plug your USB drive into your computer, and nothing happens. You know the drive is good, but for som ... Read More

Why Does My USB Drive Say It’s Full When It’s Not?

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USB flash devices are normally very reliable devices, but they can occasionally have problems. Sometimes it’s an issue with the USB ... Read More

Can it Be Fixed? Broken Flash Drive Data Recovery

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Let’s face it; we can be pretty rough with our stuff.  Thanks to their portability, custom USB flash drives are among the many victims of everyday wear and tear.  They can with ... Read More

What’s Inside A USB Drive?

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Have you ever wondered what’s inside a USB? You may not have the means or the time to crack open a flash drive and see what’s inside, but we do. We’ve taken apart our fair share of flash drives and seen what makes ... Read More

How to Create a Portable USB MP3 Player

How to create a portable USB MP3 player

MP3 players have proven to be extremely handy and portable! With massive data storage capacity, they have enabled us to carry around our favorite music for years. It is not surprising to see more ... Read More

Why Do USB Ports Stop Working?

When a USB device is not recognized,  a variety of factors could be at fault. It could be that you have a damaged USB device, or it could mean that there’s a problem with your Read More

USB Drives for Smartphones and Tablets

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These days people are using their smartphones and tablets to download and store data just as much as they do on their regular computers. Having USB drives that are mobile-friendly is ... Read More

USB Vs. USB-C

USB Type C

You may have noticed that there’s a new USB type that’s been growing in popularity and availability lately. Over the last two years, USB Type-C has been spreading across the electronics industry. It’s become p ... Read More

What To Look For When Buying Custom USB Flash Drives

Custom USBs

When it comes to getting your organization’s name out there, few things get the job done with as much flair and panache as customizable USB flash drives! It’s a forward-thinking, tech-savvy alternative ... Read More

What’s The Difference Between USB, Micro USB, and Lightning?

Different types of USB flash drives

At Premium USB, one of the most frequently asked questions we get is what is the difference between USB, Micro USB, and Lightning. It can be easy to be confused by all these different ports. ... Read More