How do I safely remove DataVault while the computer is on?

Windows

  1. Close any open files or programs (including any open windows on those programs) to ensure that the drive is not in use.
  2. On the right hand side of the taskbar, locate the Unplug or Eject Hardware icon.

If the Unplug or Eject Hardware icon is present:

  • Right-click the Unplug or Eject Hardware icon, highlight your drive and then click Safely Remove.

Or

  • Double-click the Unplug or Eject Hardware icon.
  • Click the device component listed for your drive and click the Stop button.

Macintosh

  1. Check that the drive is not in use.
  2. Click the drive icon and then drag it onto the trash.