Auto run Win XP

  Knot2sure 16:27 24 Oct 2003
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When I inserted a CD into the DVD rom drive it used to auto start. Now it doesn't. I have checked the Auto play tab in properties and checked "prompt me each time" Nothing happens. I have also checked the registry entry for CD rom and the Autorun is 1 which should be "enabled".
Any suggestions? .....

  beeuuem 16:39 24 Oct 2003

There are several threads relating to this - my favourite (!) is click here for obvios reasons.

  beeuuem 16:40 24 Oct 2003

Or even 'obvious' reasons.

  Knot2sure 18:07 25 Oct 2003

I'm amazed. Thanks a lot..........
Obviously it worked.

  BigMo 14:09 23 Nov 2003

Whenever i click on the link i just go to the main Discuss page. Is the Link working properly or is it a problem on my end.

  VoG II 14:10 23 Nov 2003

Problem with the link.

  BigMo 14:13 23 Nov 2003

Thanks

  beeuuem 15:46 23 Nov 2003

My posting has been removed - along with all others prior to the beginnning of the year.
My contributon went on the lines of:-

There are a few ways to do this. My preferred option is to use Powertoys for XP. You can download Powertoys at XP
click here.
com/windowsxp/pro/downloads/powertoys.asp
and use Tweakui. Open Tweakui> My Computer>Autoplay and ensure that the drive you want to use is enabled in "Drives". Under "types" check that both boxes are ticked.

  beeuuem 15:48 23 Nov 2003

Don't know what went wrong with the link
click here

  beeuuem 15:54 23 Nov 2003

Maybe this one will work click here

  BigMo 18:26 23 Nov 2003

Thanks beeuuem

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