How to set up a USB 2.0 Thumb Drive to Run PC Applications Faster
PeToUSB is among the best software tools that can make your mini USB device into such an effective pre-installation device. Being among the first ones to come out, it quickly rose up and attained top ranks on Softpedia thus establishing itself as a credible authority in this field. Its only aim is to convert WinPE / BartPE / USB files into a fully recognized and bootable USB removable or fixed device. It is a simple tool using which you can make your windows partition appear as a USB flash drive when you install your computer to save time and money. The drive is ready for use with no need of special drivers, hence saving you from the hassle of searching for drivers. It also helps to remove all temporary internet files, cookies, cache and system files that tend to get stuck at the start of every session thereby reducing startup times.
Before you can use PeToUSB, first download the software from the website, launch the application by clicking on the desktop icon or taskbar and follow the on screen instructions which will help you install the gadget. Once installed, you can plug in your USB data cable into the port and let it recognize your hard drive. It will then give you a list of partitions that need to be formatted. Once you click on format partitions, a window will open up and list all the partitions like master boot disk, FAT32 partition, formatted partitions, FAT partitions and any other types of partition which you may have.
Once you click on Partition wizard, you will receive a list of available formats like FAT, FAT32, NTFS and ISO. Choose the FAT32 option which is faster than the other two. Now click on the Save tab and give the USB device a name which will be used for partitioning. Once you click Ok, you can close the wizard and you can see your formatted thumb drive in Explorer. You can now install the petousb drivers which should be done by clicking on the driver download link which you can find on the same site.