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Autorun on Sandisk flash drive

  1. #1

    Posts : 299
    Windows 8 Pro

    Autorun on Sandisk flash drive

    I inserted a SanDisk Cruzer 16 GB flash drive in my Win 8 laptop, and a window opened that had the Sandisk logo and it said installing Sandisk files or something like that, with a progress bar that took about 20 seconds to move across. It was not the pop up bubble you generally see by the tray when a driver is being installed, it was larger and in the middle of the screen. It seemed like some sort of autorunning application, which I thought Windows 8 does not allow. I don't see any Sandisk application in Programs and Features. Any thoughts? Thanks

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  2. #2

    Posts : 93
    W8 Pro 9200

    Could be autorun INDEXING the files on your pen prior to opening the option dialog pop up .
    I have the same exact pen, it has no propietary soft , its plug and play.
    However if you need to change the autorun feature on your system just read here:
    How To Disable AutoPlay & AutoRun In Windows 8
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Autorun on Sandisk flash drive
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