Expecting to travel out of state this long weekend to see loved ones? Great, reconnecting with family members who are out of state can be joyful and rewarding experience. Currently, you’re likely to be excited about meeting your loved ones once you get there. Though, chances are good that once the reunion-high dies down, you’ll be seeking some sort form of digital amusement – a computer most likely. In such cases, most technical savvy travelers will never take the risk of travelling without their laptops, though as appalling as it may be, some computer geeks may not own a laptop and therefore risk travelling without any link to the digital community. Under these circumstances, its best to go for the second best option which is your USB flash drive. Chances are pretty good that you’ll have the calamity of using a PC that’s been neglected and is severely affected with spyware and malware; therefore, you can expect to wait for a few minutes before your relative’s computer can completely boot to windows menu. This is where your USB thumb drive comes in handy. On your trusty USB flash drive, you can store a variety of software which can assist you in fixing a variety of computer related issues. The following are the list of those programs:
Your relative may have neglected or may be unaware of the threats that can negatively affect his or her computer; therefore, saving an executable file of a good antimalware program on your jump-drive will undoubtedly enable you to install that software quickly and get rid of viruses that may be lingering in your relative’s computer.
If you are an obsessive computer geek who is determined to sort out all PC related issues to get maximum PC speeds, then PC diagnostic software should certainly be on your shortlist of software to carry on your portable your thumb-drive. Such software are engineered to pinpoint issue(s) that can affect the performance of computers, and are the must have tool for computer nerds.
Chances are that your relative’s computer is only equipped with Internet explorer (Default windows browser), and your relative may not realize how well Google Chrome can speed things up. Therefore, an executable file of Chrome, Safari, Firefox or opera saved on your handy drive can certainly make your browsing experience less droning.
It’s likely that you’ll need to install Chrome, Safari, Firefox or Opera; therefore, you’ll need to have an executable file of Adobe Flash ready when you are overwhelmed by an urge to watch ‘annoying orange’ on YouTube on your newly installed browser, as majority of the websites requires you to have Adobe flash installed on your PC in order to watch or play any dynamic media including YouTube.
USB Drive Security:
Don’t just start packing up yet, as you may be ignoring the most important factor behind these travel tips. To make sure your private data on your portable drive stays safe and secured, you’ll need to invest in a program which is engineered to Secure USB drives. This software is known as Folder Locking software and can you download them from various freeware websites.