Originally Posted by lollerskates
Thank you, this worked beautifully -- even after trying the original registry fixes it wasn't working on my Asrock Z77 Extreme (probably because I have 8 SATA ports?).
But the controller was listed in device manager and it was as simple as unchecking the box and rebooting. Cheers!!!
Why dont i have this storage controllers on my device manager? I need to enable safe removal for my e-sata port.