Make CD Rom auto run

  steve263000 13:47 11 Mar 05

How can I make the the CD rom drive auto run the CD when it is entered? I have a new PC running XP, and this always used to work on the old one. I did find a tip here somewhere, (lost it now) and tried it. This did not work. Any more suggestions please.

  BRYNIT 13:49 11 Mar 05
  mattyc_92 13:50 11 Mar 05

Open up "NotePad" and type in the following (remember no double enters thou)...





Type in the file you wish to open in the open field and if you want an icon, type in the path for the icon/file that you wish to use as the icon....

  VoG II 13:51 11 Mar 05
  mattyc_92 13:51 11 Mar 05

forgot to say, save the file as "autorun.inf"

  steve263000 10:07 12 Mar 05

Thank you to all who responded. As usual the answer came through. The one from VoG™ did the trick for this problem. BRYNIT the link you posted was the one I found and lost. I did try that the other day with no success. So once again thanks for the help.

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