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unplug external drive

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    unplug external drive

    hi everyone

    how do I unplug external drive safely, when I right click their is no safely remove menu like their was on windows vista.

    regards calmat

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    Win 8 64-bit

    On the right of the Taskbar next to the clock there's a white arrow. Click on this and it'll show a notification area, where there's an icon to safely remove hardware and eject media.

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    Hi arc1020

    thanks for your help much appreciated

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