Download podUsb.zip (7kb).
Extract the patch files to your POD directory, then run podUsbPatch.bat.
The following two files get patched:
The EXE that gets patched (and must therefore be run to start POD) is "podx3dfx.exe",
sometimes other ones linger around...
If you want you can then remove the podUsbXXX files.
To restore an uncompleted patch or unpatch, run podUsbUnpatch.bat.
(or manually rename the backup files back to .exe/.dll overwriting the patched ones)