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Works only for USB sticks –Aganju Dec 21 '15 at 14:02 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Following method worked for me Open Task Manager. Find Device Manager. 5. That works for me. this contact form As an aside, I've noticed this always seems to happen when I'm in a hurry i.e., I want to grab my USB drive and rush off to see a client.

Go to the Norton Protection tab. Windows 10 Unable To Stop Device Is it usb1.1 or usb2? And click Apply, OK to take the action into effect.

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Now, your computer will not show you "Generic volume can't be stopped right now error" message while removing pen drive using "safely remove hardware" option. Once I told Norton to stop protecting that drive, I was able to Stop it easily. Samsung is prepping a ginormous 6.2-inch curved screen for... Windows Can't Stop Your Wd My Passport The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

windows-xp external-hard-drive eject share|improve this question edited Sep 14 '12 at 16:09 Peter Mortensen 7,188135179 asked Mar 3 '12 at 23:57 irishman813 16113 1 do a shut-down and remove it Then you can try to delete the USB device to see whether it can be removed safely. Lincoln" wrote:> I've recently had a problem clicking on the icon (system tray I believe its > called) that ejects a USB hard drive.> > The error message says, "The device navigate here Choose Properties>Hardware>Device Manager>Disk drives, find out “USB Flash Drive USB Device” (names of different brands of flash memory may be different).

Is it possible to hand start modern planes? By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. If anyone knows of a more reliable solution to the problem, by all means share it in the comments. Then you can remove your USB device safely.

Another reason to avoid security software altogether.) If indeed you have any software that monitors your system, check its settings to see if you can exclude external drives. Right-click the Norton Protected Recycle Bin wastebasket on your desktop and click Properties. How Can You Remove Browser Hijacker? How can I save a file to a new location from inside Vim?

What episode of Star Trek is this creature on? No error message.When I plug it back in, the drive icon reappears in "My Computer". Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter. Try stopping the device again later.”?

Also we sometimes forget about the antivirus programs running as a background process continually monitoring our systems and scanning files.