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Prevent USB HDD autorun

Posted on 2008-10-05
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How to prevent windows scanning the content of my USB HDD after it is pluggend in? (Windows scans the drive and then displays the annoying prompt whether I want Play Music Files, VIew Images, etc...)
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RIght Click on it, then properties, then Autoplay, then chose the option "Dont take any action"
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