How to Use USB as a Ram Hello, welcome back to my channel, Today we gonna learn how to use USB as a ram. So let’s get started. to improve the speed of your Windows PC by using a USB flash drive as a virtual RAM. As long as you’re using Windows 10, 8, 7, or Vista, Windows comes with a built-in feature that makes it super easy to allocate the entirety of your flash drive as extra memory that can be accessed when needed. Unfortunately, there’s no equivalent option for mac O S. So Insert your blank USB flash drive into the PC. In most cases, a window called “AutoPlay” will pop-up automatically, if not just go to my pc. if the drive is not blank, you should format it before you continue. Right Click on the USB & Go to “Properties”. Next, click on the “ReadyBoost” tab.
If you see an error on the tab that says that your drive is not suitable for ReadyBoost, you may have plugged the drive into a USB port that isn’t fast enough. Try a different port. If that doesn’t help, you’ll need to use a different USB drive. If you see an error that says the computer is fast enough that ReadyBoost won’t provide any benefits, it’s usually because you’re using an SSD (solid-state drive). No performance gains would be possible with a USB drive in this case.
Under “Space to reserve for system speed”, select the amount of memory that you wish to use for your USB flash drive. The amount of memory that Windows recommends is usually the best setting and should not be exceeded. Click on “Apply”.Windows will start using the drive as a RAM immediately, although you may not notice speed improvements until you’ve populated the new cache file by running your normal tasks. Then click apply, Ok To save changes and restart windows to take effect the changes. In case you decided to stop using USB flash drive as an additional RAM or you just want to disconnect it for some reason. open My computer Then locate your USB Drive and Right-click on it and select properties. Go to the ReadyBoost tab. Check on Do not use this device. Click on Apply. Disconnect the USB drive from PC safely by clicking Safely Remove Hardware in the System Tray. Overall, use USB Flash Drive As RAM on Windows is a piece of cake. However, it is important that you unplug your flash drive safely or it may damage the device. that’s all from today, I hope this video helps you. if it did, then don’t forget to leave a like, subscribe and ask about any problem in the comment section.