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Disable unwanted partition on USB stick
Authored by: gmachen on Dec 24, '09 11:16:12AM

There is a Mac utility to remove the stupid U3 partition:

> Disable unwanted partition on USB stick
> Authored by: Kanhef on Thu, Feb 19 2009 at 8:58PM PST
> The idea is that you can put (U3-supporting)
> programs on it along with their settings. For
> example, you'd always have Firefox and all your
> bookmarks available, on whichever computer you
> happen to be using. It's annoyingly hard to get
> rid of – even reformatting the drive didn't
> work on mine. Fortunately, SanDisk does allow you
> to remove it. Unfortunately, it uses a Windows
> program.
> While it says it's a driver search, the
> uninstaller is one of the options. They try to
> make you register for spam, but there is a link
> to bypass it at the bottom.

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