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Unplugging an external drive

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August 11, 2012 2:45:34 AM

I just bought a 2TB Seagate external HDD. Had USB 3.0

I was wondering if do I have to use the "Safely remove hardware and eject media" on my taskbar before I unplug the HD's USB cable and power cable? Can I just unplug it and go?

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August 11, 2012 3:26:12 AM

You always should remove a HDD safely otherwise Windows might have a fit and damage the filesystem on it corrupting something.
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