Autoplay

  tullie 17:28 21 Jul 2008
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When inserting a music cd,or a movie,it will not autoplay,or ask me what i want to do,any ideas folks.?

  MAT ALAN 17:30 21 Jul 2008

click here

just this...

  esbe 23:18 21 Jul 2008

Open My Computer > R click on the Cd or DVD drive > Properties > 'Autoplay' Tab.

Choose your options from there.


cheers.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:53 22 Jul 2008

Autoplay Repair Wizard click here

Autoplay disable/enable
1. Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then press ENTER.
2. Locate and click the following registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CDRom
3. To disable automatically running CD-ROMs, change the Autorun value to 0 (zero). To enable automatically running CD-ROMs, change the Autorun value to 1.
4. Restart your computer.


If Autoplay still does not work in XP, here's aother fix:

Run Regedit
Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ Software\ Microsoft\ Windows\ CurrentVersion\ Policies\Explorer.
Delete the Key "NoDriveTypeAutoRun"
Reboot the Computer.

  EARLR 13:20 22 Jul 2008

Download Tweak UI from microsoft.
It can fix that and many other problems much less dangerous than reg edit.

Good Luck

  tullie 16:36 23 Jul 2008

Sorry folks,should have said that i am using Vista,none o above worked,will try a repair next.

  rawprawn 17:05 23 Jul 2008

Control Panel> AutoPlay> make sure autoplay is ticked and look at how DC is set to run

  rawprawn 17:06 23 Jul 2008

Pardon my dyslexia, DC shlould read CD

  EARLR 14:54 25 Jul 2008

.

  tullie 16:43 25 Jul 2008

Not sorted yet,will scratch me head for a while.Thanks everyone for your suggestions.Ticked as resolved for now.

  Rosalie86 21:43 05 Oct 2008

Hello,
My autoplay works when I insert a dvd but not a cd!! Ive right clicked on properties on the D drive and clicked Windows media to open with and all the usual but with no joy...When I put the disc in it just comes up with all the tyrack files.. I think were CDA files??? or sometings close to that,,,

Thanks

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