lets you choose an action for different kinds of media when you plug in a device, insert media, or receive content from another person using Tap and Send
(Windows 8). You can set AutoPlay to open different kinds of content, such as photos, music, and video on different kinds of media, such as drives, CDs, or DVDs. For example, you can use AutoPlay to select an app that will automatically open photos on a removable drive when you plug it into your PC. With AutoPlay, you don't have to open the same app or reselect preferences every time you plug in a certain device.
This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable AutoPlay
from remembering user choices
for all or specific users in Vista
, Windows 7
, and Windows 8
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