Answered By: Jessica Maris
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2016     Views: 10260

Here is how to view the contents of your drive:

  • From your desktop, click the Start button. 
  •  Select the Computer option in the grey menu to the right of the programs menu. See the image below.

Start Menu

  • If your flash drive is plugged in you should see an icon for it among the available drives. It will be labeled as a Removable Drive. Click on it to open it and view its contents.


Computer Menu with Drive Icons


  • When finished with your file, be sure to save. Right click on the same Removable Drive icon and select Eject from the menu that appears.



Comments (2)

  1. my start button does not show "my computer"
    by Linda on Jun 15, 2016.
  2. The answer was written for an older version of Windows, so the instructions you refer to had to be updated, which is now done. Sorry for the confusion. Thanks for bringing this to our attention!
    by Erin McDaniel on Jun 16, 2016.

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