A feature pertaining to a device which allows the user to remove a PC card without having to power down the device. The Voyager chipset used in the MessagePad 2000, MessagePad 2100, and eMate 300 includes a PCMCIA controller which supports the ability to hot remove PC cards.
The opposite of hot insertion is hot insertion.
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