Auto run / auto start

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Hi all, can anyone help please.. I have a problem with a laptop running XP
pro SP2. Problem is, if I load a CD or DVD into the Drive they dont auto run
they just spin up, and to launch I have to do it through explorer, Similary
with my Digital Camera, when I plug it in its supose to ask me what i want to
do with the files but the same happens the Nikon program does not auto run,
have tried the solutions mentioned here bon this board but still no go, can
any one out there please help..??
Many thanks Tony
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Autoplay Repair Wizard
    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=C680A7B6-E8FA-45C4-A171-1B389CFACDAD&displaylang=en
    or
    http://tinyurl.com/4f2mx

    Why doesn't AutoPlay work?
    http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/top10faqs.htm

    Run the Auto Play Repair Tool (Line 234)
    http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

    Enable CD AutoPlay for Pro or Home (Line 10)
    http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

    For more information if required:
    http://support.microsoft.com/?id=330135
    The AutoRun or AutoPlay Feature Does Not Work
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;314855
    CD-ROM May Not Run Automatically in Windows XP


    "VK3NHL" <VK3NHL@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:07C0A57C-6121-4287-A291-14D9D3A18F37@microsoft.com...
    > Hi all, can anyone help please.. I have a problem with a laptop running XP
    > pro SP2. Problem is, if I load a CD or DVD into the Drive they dont auto run
    > they just spin up, and to launch I have to do it through explorer, Similary
    > with my Digital Camera, when I plug it in its supose to ask me what i want to
    > do with the files but the same happens the Nikon program does not auto run,
    > have tried the solutions mentioned here bon this board but still no go, can
    > any one out there please help..??
    > Many thanks Tony
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Many thanks TaurArian, The MS Autoplay Repair Wizard fixed the problem, have
    been trying for days to sort this out myself... thanks again for your reply &
    help.
    Regards
    Tony

    "TaurArian [MVP]" wrote:

    > Autoplay Repair Wizard
    > http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=C680A7B6-E8FA-45C4-A171-1B389CFACDAD&displaylang=en
    > or
    > http://tinyurl.com/4f2mx
    >
    > Why doesn't AutoPlay work?
    > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/top10faqs.htm
    >
    > Run the Auto Play Repair Tool (Line 234)
    > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
    >
    > Enable CD AutoPlay for Pro or Home (Line 10)
    > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
    >
    > For more information if required:
    > http://support.microsoft.com/?id=330135
    > The AutoRun or AutoPlay Feature Does Not Work
    > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;314855
    > CD-ROM May Not Run Automatically in Windows XP
    >
    >
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > "VK3NHL" <VK3NHL@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:07C0A57C-6121-4287-A291-14D9D3A18F37@microsoft.com...
    > > Hi all, can anyone help please.. I have a problem with a laptop running XP
    > > pro SP2. Problem is, if I load a CD or DVD into the Drive they dont auto run
    > > they just spin up, and to launch I have to do it through explorer, Similary
    > > with my Digital Camera, when I plug it in its supose to ask me what i want to
    > > do with the files but the same happens the Nikon program does not auto run,
    > > have tried the solutions mentioned here bon this board but still no go, can
    > > any one out there please help..??
    > > Many thanks Tony
    >
    >
  3. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Had to ue the MS Autoplay Repair Wizard myself awhile back. Worked for me to.
    Kaylene

    "VK3NHL" wrote:

    > Many thanks TaurArian, The MS Autoplay Repair Wizard fixed the problem, have
    > been trying for days to sort this out myself... thanks again for your reply &
    > help.
    > Regards
    > Tony
    >
    > "TaurArian [MVP]" wrote:
    >
    > > Autoplay Repair Wizard
    > > http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=C680A7B6-E8FA-45C4-A171-1B389CFACDAD&displaylang=en
    > > or
    > > http://tinyurl.com/4f2mx
    > >
    > > Why doesn't AutoPlay work?
    > > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/top10faqs.htm
    > >
    > > Run the Auto Play Repair Tool (Line 234)
    > > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
    > >
    > > Enable CD AutoPlay for Pro or Home (Line 10)
    > > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
    > >
    > > For more information if required:
    > > http://support.microsoft.com/?id=330135
    > > The AutoRun or AutoPlay Feature Does Not Work
    > > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;314855
    > > CD-ROM May Not Run Automatically in Windows XP
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > > "VK3NHL" <VK3NHL@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > > news:07C0A57C-6121-4287-A291-14D9D3A18F37@microsoft.com...
    > > > Hi all, can anyone help please.. I have a problem with a laptop running XP
    > > > pro SP2. Problem is, if I load a CD or DVD into the Drive they dont auto run
    > > > they just spin up, and to launch I have to do it through explorer, Similary
    > > > with my Digital Camera, when I plug it in its supose to ask me what i want to
    > > > do with the files but the same happens the Nikon program does not auto run,
    > > > have tried the solutions mentioned here bon this board but still no go, can
    > > > any one out there please help..??
    > > > Many thanks Tony
    > >
    > >
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