The following task map describes the tasks for accessing removable media.
(Optional) Add the removable media drive.
Add the removable media drive to your
system, if necessary.
How to Add a New Removable Media Drive
2. (Optional) Decide whether you want to use removable
media with or without volume management (vold).
Volume management (vold) runs by default. Decide whether
you want to use removable media with or without volume management.
How to Disable or Enable Removable Media Services
Access different kinds of removable media with or without volume management running.
How to Access Information on Removable Media
(Optional) Copy files or directories.
Copy files or directories from the media as
you would from any other location in the file system.
How to Copy Information From Removable Media
5. Find out if
the media is still in use.
Before ejecting the media, find out if
it is still in use.
How to Determine If Removable Media Is Still in Use
6. Eject the media.
When you finish, eject the
media from the drive.
How to Eject Removable Media