The world will never be the same: Microsoft has destroyed the myth of flash drives

Windows 10 has a “Quick removal”, which does not require safe removal of flash drives

Evgeniy Opanasenko

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Мир не будет прежним: Microsoft разрушила миф о флешках

Pull the stick from now on at any time

On Windows operating systems, it is recommended to remove the USB drives in a safe way. Users are usually frightened that if you remove the flash drives or external hard drives quickly, it can damage the drive or to the high risk of data loss on it. Microsoft has officially announced that starting from version 1809 stick in Windows 10 can be disconnected without clicking “safely remove” thanks to the new feature “quick removal”.

The default policy for Windows 10 is to use the option “high performance” in which the operating system can cache writes to the external device, increasing the speed of data transmission. Use “safely remove hardware” ensure the completion of all cached operations, protecting data when the disc is ejected – that’s the whole secret of the operation.

Мир не будет прежним: Microsoft разрушила миф о флешках

In Windows 10, now there are two modes of operation with removable storage: “Quick removal” and “Optimal performance”. Starting from version 1809 in Windows 10 is the preferred first option, unless otherwise determined by the user.

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It should be noted that this change leads to a decrease in speed of information to the media because in the “quick removal” the operating system does not use the procedure cache. Under caching refers to the involvement of the high-performance intermediate buffer (temporary storage), information which may be requested with the greatest probability.

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Мир не будет прежним: Microsoft разрушила миф о флешках

Мир не будет прежним: Microsoft разрушила миф о флешках

Мир не будет прежним: Microsoft разрушила миф о флешках

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