How to Safely Remove OTG from Android Phone

In this post, we’ll see the two diverse ways to safely remove USB OTG (also known as “OTG”) from your Android phone. Let’s start.

Note: OTG stands for “On The Go.”

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How to Safely Remove OTG from Android Phone

Step 1: Once you connect OTG to your Android phone, a notification will appear about it.

Step 2: Swipe from top to bottom to see that notification.

Step 3: Now, you can view the “Eject” option in the notification (if you can’t see this option in the notification, then tap the “Down arrow” in it to view the option). Hit it.

Step 4: That’s all. Once you see the toast notification saying, “Your storage device name is safely ejected,” remove the OTG cable or adapter from your Android phone.

Alternate Method

Here’s how to eject OTG from Android phone:

Step 1: Open the Settings app. Tap “Storage.”

Step 2: Now, you can see your storage device name in the “Portable storage” section.

Step 3: Tap the “Eject” icon beside the storage device.

Step 4: That’s it. Once you see the toast notification saying, “Your storage device name is safely ejected,” remove the OTG cable or adapter from your Android phone.