Disable CD autoplay in Windows XP Home

by Wayne Maples [Published on 20 April 2004 / Last Updated on 20 April 2004]

To disable the CD autoplay feature, use the following Windows XP registry hack:

Hive: HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Key: SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer
Name: NoDriveTypeAutoRun
Type: REG_DWORD
Value: 181 hex 0x0b5

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