USB - safely remove hardware Tags: Hardware USB Storage Last response: March 30, 2010 5:07 AM in Storage Share vgd March 29, 2010 10:33:08 AM hi, Is there any event which is triggered when 'safely remove hardware' is clicked, which I can capture in my VB application? When this happens, I need to take care of somethings in my application. Any idea? regards. More about : usb safely remove hardware jedimasterben a b G Storage March 29, 2010 1:00:57 PM What? All the safely removing thing does is stop Windows from accessing the drive and then removes it from the master drive list so other programs won't access it while it is being removed. m 0 l sub mesa a c 127 G Storage March 29, 2010 1:39:44 PM No, it also syncs the write-back; and flushes any dirty buffers to the device; then synchronises; then disconnects the device. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer vgd March 30, 2010 5:07:40 AM k.. thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCannot access USB files, 'safely remove hardware' only shows 3 dots (...) Forum Safely remove hardware will not remove wd 10eads external usb device Forum USB "safely remove hardware" causes my USB modem to reset Forum Solvedsafely remove hardware - problem Forum SolvedWindows 8 Safely Remove Hardware Icon Forum Solved"Safely Remove Hardware and Eject Media" icon would not go away Forum Hard Drive Not Found Anywhere Except in 'Safely Remove Hardware' List? Forum Safely Hardware Remove doesn't show up - Windows 7 Forum "Safely Remove Hardware" systray icon missing. (Hot Swap inop) Forum safely remove hardware Forum "Safely Remove Hardware" icon shows "..." Forum Safely Remove Hardware and Eject Media, no devices shown Forum Safely remove hardware RESOLVED Forum External hard drive refuses to eject with safely remove hardware Forum Lost "Safely remove hardware" in mobo swap / update Forum Control Panel & Safely Remove Hardware Forum Xp wont let me safely remove hardware Forum Click on safely remove hardware & eject media unplug device Forum Cyborg RAT 7 mouse always in "Safely Remove Hardware" Forum Why does my Pc show other devices when I click Safely remove hardware Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !