For example, if an infected USB drive is inserted on a machine then the AutoRun task will not be displayed. Windows 7: Autorun not working Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 13 Dec 2011 #1 rocks911 Windows 7 home premium 64 bit 99 posts Autorun not working To add this action item to the AutoPlay dialog in Windows, a command called ACTION must be placed in the Autorun.inf file. Have I done something else that stops it from working? http://dragonplayer.net/not-work/autorun-not-working-on-usb-windows-7.php
Luckily an option to start Windows Explorer is always shown in the AutoPlay dialog so it is easy to start Windows Explorer. USB flash drive / USB stick Most of us have a USB flash drive (sometimes also referred to as a USB stick, USB memory stick or a thumb drive) that An option to start Windows Explorer will always be shown in the AutoPlay dialog box when a USB stick is inserted in a USB port. anyone have this prob..? http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-hardware/autoplay-not-working-for-usb-flash-drive/304f3ddd-13a1-44a9-be5a-1e9f4c74b3a9
Note that you will not be able to bypass the Autorun policy, it will only work on the intended media types such as CD's DVD's and Video Games. I'm assuming I need to run it as a batch file or configure something? Double-click on the file. Using AutoRun with USB flash drives If you place an Autorun.inf file in the root folder of a CD or DVD and the Autorun.inf file contains an OPEN command pointing
I have 2 or 3 USB flash drives which on other computers running XP or Win7 run the autorun.ini file Thread Tools Search this Thread 11-24-2011, 06:03 PM #1 One way you can help reduce the risks is by using USB flash drives with mechanical write protection when there is no need to write data to the USB flash drive. for /f %%D in ('wmic volume get DriveLetter^, Label ^| find "NAME OF USB DRIVE"') do set usb=%%D
START /B "" "%usb%\Start.exe" 3.Copy the usb.ico from PortableApps\PortableApps.com\App\Graphics\usb.ico and place with other Autoplay Not Working Windows 8 How can the end-user quickly find the program or document he/she wants to open?
The AutoPlay options only appeared the first time I plugged in a device or inserted a disc. Autoplay Not Working Windows 7 In Windows 7, Vista, and XP, two important changes were made to help improve security: NOTE: For more on this, see: AutoRun changes in Windows 7 - Security Research & Defense I have more hours invested in debugging Windows 7 64 bit than every other OS I've ever used combined. If you only need to run a program locally, and don't need to install, a U3 smart drive can be an option.
PLEASE HELP ME PLEASEEE Thanks! ... Autoplay Dialog Box Does Not Appear If I double click the autorun.exe then yes, it does display a small dialog box on the screen with welcome etc, but the autorun.inf was not autostarted, I had to do ComputerFixer2k 44,677 views 4:42 How to Fix Windows 7 / windows 8 Start-up Problems - Blackscreen - Bootloop [HD] - Duration: 6:35. share|improve this answer edited Jan 18 '13 at 12:35 answered Jan 18 '13 at 12:26 James Young 1,1701721 Thank you very much.
Fix It Now! - Duration: 4:42. http://www.samlogic.net/articles/autorun-usb-flash-drive-windows-7.htm You should exercise appropriate caution to avoid malware infection! Autoplay Not Working Windows 10 In other words, AutoPlay will still work for CD/DVDs but it will no longer work for USB drives. Autoplay Not Working Windows 7 Iphone April Eum August 22, 2012 at 1:30 am http://portableapps.com/node/29397 it has been disabled on windows 7 however, there has been some tweaks as per users say Bruce Epper August 22, 2012
When I go to Start and click on computer it shows the drives but there is no content shown, as if I never loaded the disks. Check This Out If either of these values is set to disable AutoRun for a particular device, it will be disabled. This is how to disable AutoPlay. –LuckySpoon Jan 18 '13 at 11:08 Oh, seems like I misunderstood @Scott question. Many thanks for taking your time here. 11-25-2011, 11:57 PM #9 AustrAlien Visiting ExpertMicrosoft Support Team Join Date: Jun 2009 Location: Cowra, NSW, Australia Posts: 937 OS: Microsoft Autoplay Repair Wizard
The only means I have so far come across that might result in what you have reported, given the settings in place in the registry, is outlined in the following article: You can also read our blog. We can certainly do that, if I win I promise to split it 50-50, but in the mean time how do we fix it? :-) Something wrong with the registry that Source My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number HP model HPE-519C OS Windows 7 home premium 64 bit CPU AMD Phenom IIx6 1065T 2.90 GHz Motherboard Foxconn H-RS880-UATX (ALOE) Memory 8 GB Graphics
The Autorun.inf file (in Windows), What is it? Windows 10 Autoplay Does Not Work Why these changes? These changes have been made just for security reasons.
Create a .bat file named LaunchPortableApps.bat with the following contents: *It will need to be edited to match whatever you choose to name your drive keep it short for ease and In Windows 7, Vista, and XP, two important changes were made to help improve security: NOTE: For more on this, see: AutoRun changes in Windows 7 - Security Research & Defense See the FAQ for more info. –Simon Apr 17 '13 at 6:16 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Microsoft Autoplay Repair Wizard 64 Bit solvemyproblem 370,661 views 6:38 CD DVD drive not working - Duration: 7:52.
This will block the increasing social engineer threat highlighted in the SIR. Autorun will work as it was a CD. Dreamy 1,007 views 2:34 Auto Play Dialog Box Will Not Start - Duration: 7:32. have a peek here jrasulev August 22, 2012 at 11:14 am Once I removed autorun.info from USB device and only after formating USB steak autorun returned.
More details can be read in this article. windows-7 usb-flash-drive autorun autoplay share|improve this question edited Jan 18 '13 at 12:00 LuckySpoon 612419 asked Jan 18 '13 at 10:27 Scott 11112 add a comment| 4 Answers 4 active oldest If your issue has been resolved satisfactorily, please mark this thread as "Solved" by using the Thread Tools drop-down menu (above your first post) and selecting "Mark this thread as solved".