USB harddrive takes time to connect

  jacksony 08:16 08 Jul 2006
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Hi,

I am using Windows XP, and every time I connect my USB harddrive, which has 60GB of stuff on it, the computer takes a few minutes doing an auto-scan and scanning all the folders on the USB hard drive.

Can I stop it doing this and speed things up a bit?

Thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 09:17 08 Jul 2006

My computer -right click external drive - properties - Autoplay tab - scroll down to mixed conext - tick the box take no action.

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