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Re: "Safely remove" USB stick



On Fri, 2009-04-03 at 14:25 +0100, Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Friday 03 April 2009 12:22:44 Timothy Murphy wrote:
> > I asked some time ago why there is no Safely Remove option
> > in Dolphin on my Fedora-10/KDE system,
> > which I can click on before removing a USB stick.
> >
> > I was told that there was such an option,
> > but I don't seem able to find it.
> > I certainly don't have a "Safely Remove" icon in my panel,
> > as in the unmentionable system.
> >
> Tim, you get the icon if you hover over the device name in dolphin.  That way, 
> if you have more than one usb device mounted it is quite clear which one you 
> are going to unmount.
> 
> Hover over it and on the right you'll see an up-arrow icon for unmounting.  If 
> it is not currently mounted, but it's still plugged in you'll see the device-
> name but the icon will not appear.

You can also hover over "Computer" in the Kicker menu (or whatever it's
called now) and right-click on the "Removable Storage" icon. This works
even without Dolphin.

poc


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