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what I learned from my liveUSB problems: don't go without an optical drive

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Eadwine Rose
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Re: what I learned from my liveUSB problems: don't go without an optical drive

#11 Postby Eadwine Rose » Sat Jun 25, 2016 3:58 pm

I think lonesomepoint misread your intentions with your comment, hence his response. :smile:
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Re: what I learned from my liveUSB problems: don't go without an optical drive

#12 Postby lonesomepoint » Sat Jun 25, 2016 4:48 pm

If I did, and that wasn't another person shooting an unnecessary snide remark at me on an online forum, I will be happy to apologize.

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Re: what I learned from my liveUSB problems: don't go without an optical drive

#13 Postby Jerry3904 » Sat Jun 25, 2016 4:52 pm

Accepted.

Since I suggested getting a USB disk drive earlier in this thread, I was simply agreeing that that decision made a lot of sense for you.
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Re: what I learned from my liveUSB problems: don't go without an optical drive

#14 Postby lucky9 » Sat Jun 25, 2016 8:42 pm

On top of everything else an External Optical Drive is awfully handy to have around. Since I don't work on anyone's PC anymore my needs are simple.

Most of my use of Flash is for data. I need to revisit the LiveUSB tool (along with the Manual) again. My crude skills can make for a lot of frustration. That and Life can keep me busier than I would have thought possible.
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