How to Save a Word Document to a Flash Drive
Microsoft Word is the leading word processor software used by a large majority of homes and businesses. Microsoft Word is a component of the Microsoft Office suite of programs designed for productivity. As a means of portability, USB flash drives represent a major shift forward from older floppy disks as they contain many times the amount of storage space as a floppy disk. Microsoft Word files can be saved to USB flash drives for backup purposes or to be read on another computer.
Insert the flash drive into a USB port on the computer.
Open the desired document in Microsoft Word.
Click the "File" button.
Click "Save As."
Click the USB flash drive in the left column. This is usually the "E:" drive.
Click the "Save" button.