Windows 8 – Windows to Go Workspace on Thumb Drives requires Specific Hardware

Dear all,

Please note on the hardware requirement on USB Thumb Drive when you wish to test out Windows 8 “Windows to Go Workspace” feature. Not all USB 3.0 thumb drive can be used! I bought a scandisk USB3.0 thumb drive happily and wanted to test and I see the following message.. Sad smile

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What brand and model of thumb drive can be used?

Please refer to the link below for the specific brand and model of thumb drive before buying to use for testing. Smile

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/f82d1a0a-d8f7-4e8a-86a6-704166969a42#wtg_hardware

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Now, I can only use external hard disk to test out Windows to Go Workspace. It is working fine!

By the way, only Windows 8 Enterprise Edition supports this feature!

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