E:\is not a valid win32 application

  topdraw 19:18 08 May 04
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Please help,

I have just upgraded to win xp and i cannot get my Pioneer dvd 116 player to autorun on application cd's. Can explore contents in explorer (but slow), will autoplay a music cd (after a lot of sorting). If i double click on drive i get the E:\is not a valid win32 application window, can anybody help please, thanks in advance for any help.

P.S. have cd/rw drive that is functioning correctly.

  stalion 21:47 08 May 04

bmp

  VoG II 21:50 08 May 04

If you double click it im My Computer does the same thing happen?

  topdraw 07:52 09 May 04

Thankyou for responding VoG, sorry i did not respond last night had to go out.
Yes same thing happening in my computer.

  topdraw 14:56 09 May 04

Can anybody help please.

  spikeychris 17:58 09 May 04

top draw you have ticked this, have you managed to solve the problem? If not then it could be that the autorun.inf file has been moved and the CDROM is looking in the wrong place for it.

This happens a lot, especially after an upgrade. The autorun.inf file on the root of a drive
tells Windows to search for and run a specific file (as defined in the .inf
file). This is used to autorun a CD when inserted into the drive.
The solution sometimes is to run a search for "autorun.inf" on your hard drive and
delete it if its there.

Chris

  topdraw 22:08 11 May 04

For anybody that's interested, the problem was the pioneer 116 was configured as a udma drive so changed to PIO and now ok.

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