JSI Tip 5621. When you complete an unsafe removal of a USB network adapter, Device Manager stops responding?

When you unplug or turn off a USB network adapter that does NOT support surprise removal, the process may take a while to complete. If you open Device Manager before the process is finished, Device Manager may hang, requiring a system restart.

To workaround this behavior, use the Unplug and Eject Hardware icon ( ) in the system tray.



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