Graphically Unmounting Disk Volumes In Fedora 13

Kamil Paral kparal at
Mon May 24 08:04:31 UTC 2010

----- "Robert L Cochran" <cochranb at> wrote:

> One thing I constantly do is plug in something like a Passport hard 
> drive or a flash drive or SD Card. In Fedora 12, Gnome will display 
> popup windows for each of the partitions detected when you plug the
> unit 
> in. You can right-click these and select the option for "Unmount
> Volume" 
> from the context menu.
> In Fedora 13, the "Unmount Volume" option has disappeared from the 
> context menu. I see an option for "Safely Remove ...", and this will 
> unmount all the partitions and then remove the entire volume, which I
> don't want in the case of a volume with multiple partitions.
> To unmount partitions in Fedora 13, I have to use the command line. In
> my eyes, that is a step backwards.

What about just clicking on the unmount button in the side panel of
Nautilus? That doesn't work?

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