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thumb drive

A popular alternate name for a USB drive. See USB drive names and USB.
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It says no social security numbers or financial information were on the thumb drive. But it did contain patient names, clinical information and medical record numbers.
After Zhang was stopped and questioned, a search of her belongings turned up four cellphones, a laptop, a hard drive, and a thumb drive which contained "malicious malware," according to the criminal complaint.
Interestingly, Truglia, in September, had accused his four friends of attempting to steal a thumb drive which he said was linked to $1.2million in bitcoin.
Skimming through the results, I collected the various names for a thumb drive and headed over to Google Trend Search (trends.google.com) to see how frequently each of those terms had been searched in Google to help me narrow down my query to the most common names.
Of course, a USB 3.2 hub will perform at top speed only when you plug it into a USB 3.2 port on your computer and use a USB 3.2-compatible thumb drive or USB drive.
They have even banned USB thumb drives. These actions reflect the wide range of responses district leaders have taken to curb the alarming increase in students' use of vaping devices and e-cigarettes.
Asked what kind of data, he replied: "A thumb drive."
Available in Canada from Bell Mobility and Sasktel, it is the first MiFi branded mobile hotspot to include a 2.4-inch color touchscreen, real simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi and hacking prevention, among other features such as QuickCharge technology and MiFi Share, a file-sharing feature accessed via a USB thumb drive. With a more powerful battery supporting up to 24 hours of use on a single charge, the MiFi 7000 securely connects up to 15 devices on the most advanced LTE networks as well as falls back to HSPA+/UMTS and GPRS/EDGE networks.
You can open the protected container by clicking the Rohos Mini.exe icon from the root folder of your USB thumb drive. After entering the password, the Rohos disk will mount as a separate drive and you can access it via File Explorer.
The electronic copies of the application with attachments should be in PDF form and should be submitted on a CD or thumb drive.
Four months ago the boat was filled with gifts including school clothing from WHS, a stuffed octopus and a thumb drive of stories from the US students and launched in the direction of Irish shores.
One of the challenges that some OEMs are facing with increased applications in their vehicles is that sometimes there needs to be updates which can be inconvenient for the customers of those vehicles, as either they have to go to their dealership for the update or they get a thumb drive and are expected to do the work, two things that aren't exactly expected of them with their smartphones or tablets, when updates generally take no more heavy lifting than touching the screen.