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Windows 8 file explorer acting strange

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    I would just make sure your click on the "safely remove" icon before removing any USB drives.

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  2. #12


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    ok will do since that one is used for windows file backup i almost forgot that one thanks for the reminder. I sure hope that is all it is and if so how would i fix such a issue?.
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