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Windows 7: Safely remove system drive while computer is on??

26 Jun 2010   #1

Win 7 Home Premium (OEM) - Install date: 02-2010
Safely remove system drive while computer is on??

My 'safely remove hardware' thing gives an option to "safely remove" my system drive! What's that all about? Couldn't W7 be programmed to recognise that one of my devices should never be offered for removal? I'm not going to try it, but I suppose it would always response "this device is busy blah blah"?

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26 Jun 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

How is your system drive connected?
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26 Jun 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

Nothing happens. See screenshot.

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