HP SimpleSave Software Does Not Autostart from USB Drive

Posted on 2010-01-12
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Last Modified: 2012-08-13
I just purchashed a new HP SimpleSave USB backup drive.  The backup software in kept on the hard drive and is not installed on the PC.  When I reboot my PC, I want the software to automatically start...but it does not!

What can I do to make the software start when the PC reboots?
Question by:cnsguy
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burrcm earned 2000 total points
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It will have an autorun inf in it's root directory. Open this to determine which program is executed when the drive is plugged in, then place a shortcut to the executable in your startup folder. There is probably only one executable program on the drive, in this case this will be it.

Chris B

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