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Is it possible to remove my internal HDDs from the safely remove hardware menu?
Quite annoying when I have a few things plugged in.
Started coming up once I enabled ACHI instead of IDE.

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That is completely normal... I just hid the icon in my taskbar
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Oh no I know and I've done that. But when I have other usb drives/sticks attached at the same time the list gets longer that's why I want them gone.
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yup totally normal. here's the registry fix for a more permanent solution. http://www.overclock.net/t/974023/fix-ahci-sata-drives-showing-in-safely-remove-hardware#post_12863711
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Yeah, I poked around and the only thing I came across that mentions what you are talking about is setting Sata as IDE, otherwise... set to always hide and use explorer to eject usb drives before pulling them
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yup totally normal. here's the registry fix for a more permanent solution. http://www.overclock.net/t/974023/fix-ahci-sata-drives-showing-in-safely-remove-hardware#post_12863711

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