Can This USB Stick Resurrect Your Old PC?

  • Published: 24 March 2019
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Comments • 6 638

  • kevin coones
    kevin coones  3 hours back

    Hi I thought that the USB stick would just add more ram.

    • Dreck Curryabueva
      Dreck Curryabueva  4 hours back

      Is this vista theres widgets LOL

      • DragonGGamer
        DragonGGamer  5 hours back

        this is literally my computer speed at the start

        • geraldo hendriks
          geraldo hendriks  6 hours back

          Yeah Extreme Fever? you're dead!

          • buck pyles
            buck pyles  13 hours back

            check out zorin os

            • Fellatio Belsen
              Fellatio Belsen  20 hours back

              I love fatty fatty wang eye! Is it wearing a dead squid on its head?

              • Mihail Panaiotov
                Mihail Panaiotov  1 days back

                add security anywhere you need it protection, tell the neighborhood your home is protected !

                • Mihail Panaiotov
                  Mihail Panaiotov  1 days back

                  Ring Doorbell 300$? Whis is bad ass ! Ring Doorbell !

                  • Naman Narula
                    Naman Narula  1 days back

                    Grandma can't sudo

                    • The Linux Tweaker
                      The Linux Tweaker  2 days back

                      Guys this is one of your better Videos you have made SUPER LIKE ON THIS ONE LINUS!! Guys, It saddens me to see people using Linux to rip off old people, Flippin losers!! This Video, It has inspired me to make and distribute USB versions of the latest Puppy Linux Bionic Dog an extremely lightweight Linux distro and I'm going to tweak each one to be personalized to each person whom I give one too. And I will sell these for only the cost of the drive and perhaps a few dollars to keep me going, I did this with my Wife's puppy it's called Jennifer's Linux with a tweaked out desktop to look like Windows XP somewhat. My wife is a lifetime Windows user and has been testing this for the past year with two different versions she run on her core 2 duo 2008 dell laptop, her hard drive went out long ago and she has been using her laptop with this 128gb Cruserglide USB, not too much unlike the one in the video that I made for her over a year ago now and she loves Linux she said to tell you Linux can be used by anyone even Grandma, if it set up right! LOL, I did update her drive to the latest version Bionic Dog that came out in the spring and this update went well with the new version seeing her old save file and then using her old settings this went smooth and it booted the tweaked desktop I had set up in the previous version from the save file. Puppy Linux is absolutely perfect for older XP rigs with at least 1 GB of ram although I've seen it used on 512 MB of ram pc that used to run windows 2000 pro LOL I do recommend at least 1GB for a smooth experience as this OS boots up In ram only and you might get on youtube and it might lag out! LOL, But the Ubuntu-based versions of this OS are still supported and will seriously breath new life into old dying Computers from the early to mid-2000s! I don't think it gets the credit it deserves for this because a lot of people don't know about it. But it is by far the fastest full-featured out of the box Linux experience you can have in a small and fast booting Linux distro! You can add the latest crome because it's Ubuntu-based so it can install the deb file strait from the Chrome website. Just the fact that these Old PC's can run a modern web browser with a current flash player is amazing to me! I will make anyone a drive like this on the cheap or even explain how they can make of their own for themselves, so send em my way Extra PC! What a bunch of horse crap this company makes me mad and Anthony why did he put an OS on the USB that is only running a try it before you buy it version of a Linux os that is running off that USB like a hard drive just as the previous version tried?? Of course, both will run slow they are using a 2.0 USB as a hard drive! LOL No, I'm talking about an OS that runs solely in Ram after booting from the USB and never needs to access it again and it would run on your Pentium D like a rapped ape as long as you had 1gb of ram

                      • Average Gamer 1.0
                        Average Gamer 1.0  2 days back

                        *Zooms in* Shutdown needs to install updates


                        • Average Gamer 1.0
                          Average Gamer 1.0  2 days back

                          The PC is slow becuase granny is using windows vista 🤣👌

                          • NCG
                            NCG  2 days back

                            So basically instead of doing this you could simply install Linux yourself

                            • Fire_Rice
                              Fire_Rice  2 days back

                              Lol the delays are normal for my laptop

                              • Jay Brooks
                                Jay Brooks  2 days back

                                Puppy linux.. you guys need a linux guy.. hit me up.. I’m OS agnostic!(tm)

                                • Peter Kelly
                                  Peter Kelly  2 days back

                                  Since I installed Linux on my parent's computer my tech call outs have been extremely rare.

                                  • Kinos141
                                    Kinos141  2 days back

                                    Or get them a new computer.

                                    • Tao Chen
                                      Tao Chen  2 days back

                                      I built my own Ubuntu portable Ubuntu on a 128g flash drive

                                      • NonChalant Croissant
                                        NonChalant Croissant  2 days back

                                        wHaT tHe HeLl, GrAn, YoU sHoUldNt OpEn MoRe TaBs WhEn OnE tAb Is LoAdInG

                                        • YouTube_Sisi
                                          YouTube_Sisi  3 days back

                                          That’s faster than my laptop windows 10

                                          • Ratan Bharadwaj
                                            Ratan Bharadwaj  3 days back

                                            You think core 2 quad is low end?!
                                            I have a core 2 duo. xD

                                            • codie sargent
                                              codie sargent  3 days back

                                              My Nan has an iMac from 2019
                                              I’m screwed cuz she came from windows xp

                                              • TheJohnDenim
                                                TheJohnDenim  3 days back

                                                Meanwhile, Gran has $800,000 in the bank....

                                                • Niccster10
                                                  Niccster10  4 days back

                                                  the commercials for xtrapc are hilariously dumb

                                                  • kalexander777
                                                    kalexander777  4 days back

                                                    Man, your name is literally 1 letter from being Linux. Need to get your Linux game on already and become a junkie. sudo apt install linus-linux-helper

                                                    • antonio quinonez
                                                      antonio quinonez  4 days back

                                                      OMG, it's Lunux!

                                                      • antonio quinonez
                                                        antonio quinonez  4 days back

                                                        I say, take money from ignant people.

                                                        • malik BA
                                                          malik BA  4 days back

                                                          so basically take a 128GB USB3.1 flashdrive and boot an OS on it ? rly ??

                                                          • 100Bucks
                                                            100Bucks  4 hours back

                                                            yup, just like people put kodi on a firestick and say it's jailbroken. Sale it for double the price.

                                                        • Tony Burzio
                                                          Tony Burzio  4 days back

                                                          You'd give Windows to a parent? That's nuts, Linux Mint is the only way...

                                                          • Nissan Bahar
                                                            Nissan Bahar  4 days back

                                                            Well.. thats nice but.. the new Keepod now available at £12, Chrome OS onboard, high capacity, etc.. And when you you Get 1 Keepod you Give 1 to charity.

                                                            • XtremeConditions
                                                              XtremeConditions  4 days back

                                                              I mean it's moronic to have put this on a USB 2.0 drive though. I could be wrong, but I could swear that USB 3 flash drives do actually perform better than a USB 2 flash drive, even in a 2.0 port. Other than that, if it included a simple user manual and whatever else, it doesn't seem like such a bad product, but I also think it's pretending to be a magic bullet like Linus said, and it just isn't.

                                                              • GE PLAYER
                                                                GE PLAYER  5 days back

                                                                Is there somewhere we can download the LTT wallpaper?

                                                                • Abhijeet Dash
                                                                  Abhijeet Dash  5 days back

                                                                  Anthony really needs a bra....

                                                                  • Piotr Kost
                                                                    Piotr Kost  5 days back

                                                                    nice stick usb

                                                                    • dusty berard
                                                                      dusty berard  6 days back

                                                                      Nice that they subvert YouTube premium by Hocking products in the videos as well.... really two ads in one video come on guys!

                                                                      • Eniola Roach
                                                                        Eniola Roach  6 days back

                                                                        My grandma died

                                                                        • Loredana Gheorghe
                                                                          Loredana Gheorghe  6 days back

                                                                          Linus Resurrection

                                                                          • Ethan James
                                                                            Ethan James  6 days back

                                                                            Just intall Linux Linus.

                                                                            • donny Martin
                                                                              donny Martin  6 days back

                                                                              wish I had seen this before I got that P. O. S.!

                                                                              • IonShard
                                                                                IonShard  6 days back

                                                                                I actually installed xubuntu on my parents old laptop, mainly because someone had updated it to windows 10 but a lot of the hardware in it had no win 10 drivers.
                                                                                And yeah xubuntu is really light weight and hella fast by comparison to windows on older hardware, but it turns out that wasn't really something my parents cared about. the laptop was basically what they used for stuff they couldn't do on an ipad (which they used for facebook, internet, etc). so the laptop was just there to update and connect various devices to the internet e.g. a tomtom GPS.... I think you can guess that these various devices did not have linux drivers.

                                                                                • MindTroll The Great
                                                                                  MindTroll The Great  6 days back

                                                                                  well at the end you could just download linux and instal it permanantly FOR FREE. So they actualy steal the money of dumb pc user .

                                                                                  • T4NGZ
                                                                                    T4NGZ  6 days back

                                                                                    Linus chromium is malware

                                                                                    • Victor Hugo Alvarez Damasceno

                                                                                      Its Core 2 Quad? No its an Pentium D!!! Kkk Hooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooly shit!!

                                                                                      • Bl00d_Lu$t UPSB
                                                                                        Bl00d_Lu$t UPSB  6 days back

                                                                                        why the fuck in every autoplay, your video is next, I'm sick of it, I don't even like your videos wtf youtube :/

                                                                                        • Victor Hugo Alvarez Damasceno

                                                                                          Hoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooolly shit

                                                                                          • WIlis matrix
                                                                                            WIlis matrix  7 days back

                                                                                            what is this stupid shid ?? it is noàt complicated ou have an old computer to make it it high speed performance throw it and buy another one no stupid USB drive will make it run faster ! lol

                                                                                            • Molon Labe!
                                                                                              Molon Labe!  7 days back

                                                                                              Sorry but my grandmother isnt gay af.

                                                                                              • Dave Quinn
                                                                                                Dave Quinn  7 days back

                                                                                                His voice alone is enough to drive anyone to end the video.