How to Increase Data Transfer Speed of Pen Drive

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Several other questions like above questions was asked by the people and so, today i decided to answer all these questions by sharing a guide on how to increase data transfer speed of pen drive. In case, you want to buy a new Pen Drives online then read this guide: Top 5 Online Shopping Sites in India to Buy Pen Drives

Pen Drive is one of the most usable stuff which we use daily to transfer files between computers, computer to Pen drive or from pen drive to computer. Those days are gone when we use CD ROM, floppy disk or any other removable media to transfer files. Now, pen drive is the best way to transferring files.

Increase Data Transfer Speed of Pen Drive

If your pen drive is working so slowly and you want to increase the data transfer speed of pen drive then follow the below mentioned step by step guide:

See also: How to Install Windows 7 or Windows 8 Using Pen Drive

Increase Data Transfer Speed of Pen Drive

There are multiple ways to increase the data transfer speed of Pen Drive. But in this tutorial, i will explain only the most effective and simplest way to increase data transfer speed of Pen Drives. Here’s how:

Step (1): First of all, connect your pen drive to the computer.

Step (2): Make a right-click on Pen drive and then select format option.

Step (3): Now change the file system to NTFS as it supports larger data transfer and after that Uncheck Quick Format option and then press Start button.

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Step (4): Once the Format process is completed, again make a right-click on Pen drive and then select Properties option. On Properties Window, go to Hardware tab and select the Pen drive from the list then click on Properties button.

how to increase data transfer speed in pen drive

Step (7): Next, click on Change Settings button and on the new window move to Policies tab.

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Step (8): Under the Policies tab, check Better Performance option and then finally click on OK.

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Important note: If you change the device policy and check on Better Performance then you must always eject your pen drive only after clicking on safely remove your USB option in task bar and it is always recommended to remove the pen drive from USB port when it is not in use.

After performing all above steps successfully, the data transfer speed of your pen drive will be more than double. Now you will have not to wait for a long time during transferring any file.

Read next: How to Lock or Unlock Windows PC using USB Pen Drive

If you found this guide useful for you then feel free to share your comments with us. I would love to hear from you – if you have also another way to increase data transfer speed of pen drive.

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