On 6-Jan-2010, "Alex Clayton" <Alexx1400@yahoo.com> wrote: > Safely remove? > In playing around with a couple external drives on a couple Win.7 > machines > today I noticed the safely remove seems to be gone? Still here on my Win7 Ultimate with latest patches. Looks like a USB plug with a green tick. Maybe it is still there but you have lost a setting to display it. Failing that there are several USB safely remove utils, mostly free, that enhance the safely remove to include, add and remove, systray icons for device state, etc. USB Safely Remove 4.1 is one, but there are others.