> When I try to "safely remove" my external hard drive I
> get a error message that reads "the device cannot be
> stopped right now. Try back a little later."
> In "device manager" the radio button is check for
> "optimized for performance".
> This is not a new problem. It has never worked with my
> external hard drive.
> the drive is a deskstar 160gig from hitachi. When I
> bought it from compusa they had pkg it with an external
> case. I'm not sure if that has anything to do with it or
> I'm running xp pro.
> I hope someone can help.