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[KS] isostick - the optical drive in a usb stick  

post #1 of 59
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There has been a lot of misconception about the functionality of isostick. All the optical disk magic takes place in the isostick itself, it doesn't matter if you're in the computer's BIOS, an OS, anything -- whatever you plug it into will see both an optical drive and a flash drive. Absolutely no software is required for this. The software mentioned is a convenience for configuring it, but all settings are ultimately stored in config files on the flash portion, which you can edit however you please. I hope this clears up some confusion about the isostick, and I hope you like it!

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New tech I just can't wait to get my freaking hands on!!!
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post #2 of 59
If this means no more converting or wasteful burning of DMG files, I'd pay for this.
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post #3 of 59
$125 for 8GB is a little steep frown.gif
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post #4 of 59
Thats pretty BOSS cool.gif
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post #5 of 59
I want one
     
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post #6 of 59
Windows 8 makes this useless for Windows users.
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post #7 of 59
Only thing worthwhile is that you can boot from it. But at that price you can buy a crap load of DVD's and use that instead. If you don't need booting functionality than daemon tools is your friend.
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I love the concept, but the price is definitely steep.
    
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post #9 of 59
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Windows 8 makes this useless for Windows users.

Except for those of us who have Boycotted that Metro ridden mess of an OS.
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post #10 of 59
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Originally Posted by darksideleader View Post

Only thing worthwhile is that you can boot from it. But at that price you can buy a crap load of DVD's and use that instead. If you don't need booting functionality than daemon tools is your friend.

or Power ISO, its what I always use.
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