Block autorun on CD and DVD Tags: DVD CD-Rom Windows XP Last response: October 28, 2010 5:02 AM in Windows XP Share Nishadk08 October 28, 2010 3:24:17 AM Why we block autorun? Because during autorun process it may be attack of virus , mainly in pendrive. It's a simple technique- 1.start>run>regedit 2. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE>System>Current Control Set>Services>cdrom change the value of autorun to '0' More about : block autorun dvd tigsounds October 28, 2010 5:02:59 AM And your question is? Mine is... Why not use Windows Explorer, right-click the CVD/DVD drive, Choose Properties, Autorun, and under "Select Action to perform" choose "Take no action"? This keeps people who are too stupid to own a computer out of Regedit. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNo Autorun for Flash Reader ForumAutoRun not working with CD or DVD ForumGetting my CD and DVD drives to use the autorun .exe, how? ForumHelp needed. CD Autorun .inf and Autoplay Issue. ForumNo autorun or manual setup from DVD ForumCD Drive not executing Autorun , etc. ForumCD -Rom would not autorun ForumMy DVD -Rom won't do Autorun ... ForumAutorun won\'t work in windows 7 64 bit for internal drive only; it works for th ForumUnable to burn DVD 's but can Burn CD 's ForumAutoRun won't ForumCouldn\'t delete an autorun .inf file ForumFix bad block on cd/dvd drive ForumAutorun ForumGetting past administrative password ForumCannot get my DVD/CD to write in windows xp ForumWhy Windows Explorer shows more than 1 DVD Drives ForumI have downloaded a golf video to Windows Media Player, but it has to buffer all ForumDVD DRIVES NOT SHOWN IN DEVICE MANAGER or BIOS ForumNo free space on DVD/CD drive???? More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !