I hate "Cannot stop usb device right now" window

By f.ivengo
Jun 13, 2007
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  1. When I stop USB flash drive I often see annoying window - "Problem ejecting XXX" - "Cannot stop device "xxxx" right now, try to stopping the device again later". Is there any way to get rid of this window and see programs who have opened files on my device?
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,074   +13

    not really except for system manager. Just log off and it should stop it.
  3. leojacko

    leojacko Newcomer, in training

    usb drive

    first check out whether any program related to usb drive are running or not,first closed it then try to eject usb after clicking safe removel....if it is not responding then shut down ur system and restart it ..now u can eject pen drive....
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