Use this tag for issues relating to elementary OS and USB drives and booting elementary OS from a USB drive
A USB flash drive, also commonly known as a jump drive, thumb drive and a variety of other names, is a data storage device that includes flash memory with an integrated USB interface. USB flash drives are typically removable and rewritable, and physically much smaller than an optical disc. Most weigh less than 30 grams (1.1 oz). As of January 2013, drives of up to 512 gigabytes (GB) were available.