Safely Remove Drive needed twice
blchupin at iinet.net.au
Fri Oct 29 05:50:48 UTC 2010
On 29/10/2010 15:02, Mark wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 5:43 PM, Basil Chupin<blchupin at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>> If formatted in msdos/FAT then you need to go to Places (to panel) click
>> on the thumb drive which will bring up the File Manager; see on
>> left-side the entry for the thumb drive and click on the pyramid-looking
>> icon at the end. This will safely remove it. If you try and do it by
>> using the icon on the workspace you will get an error message - which is
>> probably why it keeps "coming back" :-) .
> Actually, it brings up Nautilus, which does not have a pyramid looking
> icon anywhere.
> I don't mind removing it twice, it's just annoying.
> Is your solution for KDE? The only file manager link under GNOME (in
> Menu->Other) is also Nautilus....
You posted the question in Ubuntu so my answer referred to Ubuntu and
not KDE. Nevertheless, Gnome also uses Nautilus so you should also see
the Pyramid-looking thngie - unless KDE is doing some fiddling with the
Here is what I am talking about (as a small attachment).
> Thanks, though.
"Ning Yu displayed his wisdom while the country followed System, but when it did not, he acted stupid. His wisdom is achievable by others, his stupidity is not."
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