EjectUSB v1.6

webfork on 13 Jun 2016
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EjectUSB is a tool for quickly closing apps running from a USB drive and ejecting the drive from safe removal. It will automatically close all programs running from the drive EjectUSB was run from (host drive), close any explorer windows open to the host drive, remove Windows MUI and MRU entries and recent document shortcuts related to the host drive, and attempt to eject the host drive when done. It can also interface with various utilities to aid in drive ejection.

Alternatively, the program can be run from your hard drive as a tool to restore a computer to its post-boot state. If you have 10-20 windows open, this will quickly and easily close them all, akin to pressing a reset button for your desktop.

This versatile tool has an active discussion thread at the TPFC forum for this utility if you have any questions or suggestions.

Warning: Launching EjectUSB will immediately close all programs running from the host drive and eject the drive without user intervention!

Note: Main website offline, linking to softpedia mirror.

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System Requirements: Win98 / WinME / WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: None
Stealth: ? Yes
License: Freeware/Open Source
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch EjectUSB.exe.

The program reads its settings from EjectUSB.ini (in the same folder as EjectUSB.exe). If EjectUSB.ini does not exist, the program will run with default settings. EjectUSB also accepts a drive letter or folder path as a command-line argument. Read EjectUSB.txt for more information.
Similar/alternative apps: ProEject

31 comments on EjectUSB  The Portable Freeware Collection Latest Entries Feed

webfork 2012-07-26 01:33

Updated, thanks.

V1.6

webfork 2010-12-22 16:40

Kim: link updated, thanks.

Kim 2010-12-22 15:58

The download link doesn't work anymore :(

webfork 2010-07-31 19:12

An excellent tool or restoring a computer to its post-boot state. If you have 10-20 windows open, this can be sort of like pressing the reset button on your desktop. Tremendously useful.

A 2009-10-25 23:16

can someone please explain to me how to use ejectusb to eject a truecrypt volume? i have read through the forum post for eject usb, but do not quite understand how to make it work and don't want to risk losing my data....
btw, im using geek.menu

ben dover 2009-09-27 23:09

there is an autohotey (autohotkey.com) alternative which does the same thing but is easy to extend
http://www.donationcoder.com/Software/Skrommel/index.html#Removable
look for 'Removable'

in addition Autohotkey is worth checking out on it's own. It is a hotkey/macro writer, and a programming language in one, but is far easier to learn than other programming languages

PJ 2009-08-28 01:52

Junk doesn't work.

Innovative Updates 2009-08-20 08:40

yeah this software much useful to me..

For USB Protection , USB locker

visit the below link

http://www.4tech.info/os-tweaks/usb-locker/

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