Managing USB flash drives

Flipping back and forth between versions of ESXi, FreeNAS, etc means a great deal of USB flash drive management. ¬†Luckily Windows 7 native ‘diskpart’ tool can handle wiping the USB device for those bizarre times you just want to put files on the USB flash drive. ¬†Weird right?
Run cmd.exe as administrator
  1. DiskPart
  2. List Disk
  3. Select Disk #
  4. Clean
  5. Create Partition Primary
  6. Active
  7. Format fs=FAT32 quick
  8. Assign