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No pop up window when I insert thumb drive or camera memory

by Alan Copeland / January 28, 2006 7:56 AM PST

Ithought I used to get a pop up window when I inserted one of these, similar to what I get with a CD, but I do not any longer. When I inset camera memory cards or a thumb drive, I have to go to my computer and click on the drive to do anything. Where do I go to change the settings?

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by Darton Fury / January 28, 2006 9:54 AM PST

opening My Computer, R-click the device drive and choose properties. Click the AutoPlay tab and make sure "Prompt me each time to choose an action" is selected.

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Thnaks, Darton!
by Alan Copeland / January 29, 2006 1:35 AM PST
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Somehow the default was for music files. I changed it to mixed and they work again.

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