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Subject: Re: No "safely remove hardware" icon
From: Jason Williams (
Date: 2004-03-19

what are the dangers of pulling the device without doing the "safely
remove..." procedure?

----- Original Message -----
From: "[IDC]Dragon" <>
To: <>; "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Thursday, March 18, 2004 4:06 PM
Subject: Re: No "safely remove hardware" icon

> > Sometimes when I plug the USB cable in to my computer, the RockBox USB
> > icon comes up on the V2's screen, but my computer doesn't recognize the
> device
> > (and thus there's no "safely remove hardware" icon in the system tray).
> >
> > Is there any alternative to just yanking the cable and starting over?
> Yes, you can start the hardware wizard from the control panel.
> Before it prompts you to proceed, it does some internal lookup, including
> USB.
> This is very reliable, always got undetected USB to work with this "kick".
> Jörg
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