Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Dislikes Dislikes:  0
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Service Manager 250+ Posts unisys12's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Corinth
    Posts
    491
    Rep Power
    25

    Flash Drive Software Bundle

    I read an article, Carry a flash drive instead of a laptop - WindowsSecrets.com , not long ago that laid the ground work for this little venture. So! I got my "free" Kingston 1GB Datatraveler flash drive and was wondering...

    I know some of you have flash drives and was wondering what software you carry around on it. I have a laptop, so I don't need any type of office suite or anything like that. I know I am going to carry a few things relating directly to the Savin products I work on like; Smart Device Monitor for Admin (for installation on site), Xref, latest Gooses Guide, all four white papers available on the set-up of scan features, Wire Shark (waaaay too handy not have around!!), Site Survey... For now, I guess that's about it except a small virus program that's around 2 megs.

    From the article link above, I got this site The Portable Freeware Collection - Latest entries Looks like a lot of great stuff there!! What suggestions do you guys have??



  2. #2
    Field Supervisor 500+ Posts Scott_Lewis's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Great Falls, Montana
    Posts
    528
    Rep Power
    27
    First things first...... thanks for the link!

    We end up sharing the one good laptop that we have in our service dept. There isn't enough room on it for everything we need/want. So, I have my flash drives.

    I keep on it....

    latest F/W to update/change my SD cards

    manuals

    latest print drivers, sometimes

    I've thought about putting some cheat sheets on it such as what ports to open in firewalls to allow ftp scan, special procedures that I've come across right here on copytechnet, and reminders for network t/sing, etc.


    I also carry a spare/blank flash drive to update minolta f/w directly.


  3. #3
    Service Manager 10,000+ Posts
    Flash Drive Software Bundle

    JustManuals's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Las Vegas, NV
    Posts
    10,041
    Rep Power
    140
    I have a couple of 2gb flash drives. I copy movies to them and walk them across the hall to the bedroom and watch them on my USB enabled DVD player. Sure saves on blank CD costs.
    But seriously, when I do a service call, I put the service manual on it in case I need it onsite.

    Paul@justmanuals.com


Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Get the Android App
click or scan for the Copytechnet Mobile App

-=-=-=-=-=-


IDrive Remote Backup

Lunarpages Internet Solutions

Advertise on Copytechnet

Your Link Here