Windows 10: "safe to remove" notification missing but icon OK

  1.    08 Nov 2015 #1

    "safe to remove" notification missing but icon OK


    This just happened to me today. The safe to remove icon is usually located in the hidden taskbar . When I clicked on it to remove a flash drive , I normally get the "safe to remove" notification . Now this has gone missing and the icon shows up in the taskbar instead without any notification . Any idea how to fix? Tks

    New input:

    I ran the sfc /scannow routine . It found that everything is OK but now the "safe to remove" notification is working again .
    So the problem is fixed but I dont know why . Did windows fix a corrupted file by itself ?
    Last edited by sportflyer; 08 Nov 2015 at 22:21.
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