Windows XP – XP Using Removable Storage

Windows XP
You might need to be logged on as an administrator or a member of the Administrators group in order to perform some tasks.

Removable Storage makes it easy for you to track your removable storage media (such as tapes and optical discs) and to manage the libraries that contain them (such as changers and jukeboxes).

To open Removable Storage

Open Computer Management (Local).

To open Computer Management:

  • Click Start, and then
  • Click Control Panel.
  • Click Performance and Maintenance,
  • Click Administrative Tools, and then
  • Double-click Computer Management.

In the console tree, click Removable Storage.

Console tree

The left pane in a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) that displays the items contained in the console. By default it is the left pane of a console window, but it can be hidden. The items in the console tree and their hierarchical organization determine the capabilities of a console.