Windows XP Auto Run

  Jasper 34 06:45 30 Oct 03
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My PC will not auto run any software from the CD F drive.
Audio CDs or CDs with new programs.
The only way to access them is via the Run Feature.
Can anyone help ?

  JIM 07:07 30 Oct 03

Have you run the, sfc /scannow tool ?

You can check out the following at least to see what setting are enabled.If you change any make sure you back up reg.

There is no option to enable or disable automatically running CD-ROMs in the user interface. To enable or disable automatically running CD-ROMs, you must edit the registry.


Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then press ENTER.
Locate and click the following registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CDRom

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.
Restart your computer.

  beeuuem 12:09 30 Oct 03

This thread may help click here

  Jasper 34 08:35 01 Nov 03

Thankyou for your help.
This solved the problem.

All the best

Michael

  Jasper 34 08:38 01 Nov 03

Thankyou for your advise.
The problem did appear to be in the register.
Downloaded Tweakui.
This solved the problem.

All the best

Michael

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