View Full Version : [ubuntu] Removing flash drive safely

June 6th, 2008, 12:23 AM
If I plug in a USB flash drive in windows when I am done using it i can "Safely Remove" it from my computer after i click on the Safely Removal Hardware icon in the bottom left of my screen. How can i safely remove a flash drive in ubuntu?

June 6th, 2008, 12:25 AM
Right click the drive on the Desktop and Unmount Volume

June 6th, 2008, 12:26 AM
ok, thats what i thought but i wasn't sure if unmounting was the same thing. thanks!