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The 'safely remove hardware' in my laptop keeps removing CD drive
\015 The 'safely remove hardware' in my laptop seems to think that I want to remove my CD/DVD drive. The message "The device can be now safely removed" keeps popping up in the bottom right corner. I havent yet found any thing on web of any help regarding this. Pls help.\015
It is there all the time on the taskbar- turn off your balloon prompts if it annoys you. The first thing I trun off in an xp install is the balloon prompts.
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