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Windows 7: back up files to a flash drive

23 Jan 2013   #1

back up files to a flash drive

Hi, i have a 4gb flash drive which i would like to use to back up my files.
the trouble i am having is when i am backing up the files a message comes
up select the location to back up files. it gives 2 locations one your hard or second drive, second choice
is select a dvd drive to save files to disc.i have tried to find the usb drive so i can save the back up to the flash drive but to no avail. Any HELP would be much APPRECIATED. Thanks

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23 Jan 2013   #2

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)

Can you post the screen shot of your "My Computer" screen with the flash drive plugged in?
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