How do I install the U3 Launchpad? STEP 1 - Backup all your data STEP 2 - Download U3 Launchpad Installer 1. Download the U3 Launchpad Installer. 2. Click Save File and save it to your desktop. STEP 3 - Run U3 Launchpad Installer Wizard 1. Insert a SanDisk compatible U3 smart drive to your computer. 2. Double-click LPInstaller.exe 3. Click Next. 4. Select Accept then click Next. 5. Select Yes, backup and restore all data to restore your data after it is reformatted, then click Next WARNING: All the data on the drive will be erased and cannot be recovered if NO is selected. 6. Click Next after confirmation of Installation Options. WARNING: Do not unplug your U3 device while installation is in progress. 7. Click Finish after the installation is completed.