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When I unmount usb in nautilus elementary(using unmount button) sidebar it restarts rather than unmounting !

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closed as too localized by Bruno Pereira, Marco Ceppi Dec 13 '11 at 13:04

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It's more a bug than a question, maybe this is not the right place for this kind of topics. –  skalka Nov 11 '10 at 11:31
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Nautilus elementary often hangs when unmounting volume and AFAIk this is a known bug. –  tinhed Nov 11 '10 at 12:10
    
There is no activity for this question for a long time and none of the answers seem to be good enough to consider them a solution, this was flagged for deletion as abandoned. If you feel that this issue still affects you and you would like to see a solution for it please drop a comment or open a thicket so a moderator can re open it. –  Bruno Pereira Dec 13 '11 at 10:06

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You can also run this command from the terminal. Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command below.

umount /path/to/usb/drive/
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Try this way:

Right click on your USB Drive and select "Safely Remove Drive"

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You can try ejecter. A small gnome panel applet which shows you mounted volumes and safely unmount it.

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