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Disable the Autorun on Windows

Its a bit annoying to insert a CD and have Windows open it Internet Explorer and display a bunch of information. I would rather just be able to navigate through the disc's file system and go directly to what I need. Fortunately, it's easy to create a registry setting that disables Auto Play:

1. Navigate through the Registry Editor to


2. Create a DWORD named NoDriveTypeAutoRun.
3. Set the value to 000000FF.

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