Help! My USB stick is read-only in Ubuntu Server

Ubuntu Server USB WritableIf you use Ubuntu Desktop, using a USB stick is a piece of cake. You just plug it in, read/write files, and yank it out again.

But what about Ubuntu Server?

Try the same thing, and you end up with a USB stick that can only be accessed by root. Well, that’s probably not what you want!

There are several ways to solve this problem, but by far the easiest – believe it or not – is to add a touch of Windows…

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Fast USB 3 sticks that won’t break the bank

USB 3.1 Stick ComparisonAh, the USB stick. They’re supposed to be handy for transferring files between computers.

Unfortunately, most of the time they end being painfully slow. If you’re frequently waiting several minutes for that large file to copy to your USB stick, then you’re using the wrong one!

After a recent debacle with 2 different USB 3 sticks, I set out to find the best USB 3.1 sticks that won’t set you back an arm and a leg.

Not only did I discover a new Speed Champion, but I also found a VERY cheap and large model that’s still quite zippy…

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