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How To Disable Auto Open CD, DVD or USB Device in Windows Computer

Disabling USB device auto run / auto open also protect your computer from viruses. You can stop auto open USB device just pressing Shift key on the keyboard after inserting USB device in the USB port. To disable all media and device to auto open in Windows 7 and Windows 8 follow the below steps. Read also : How to make money online from home without investment. Read also : how to protect your computer from WannaCry ransomware virus.

Disable USB Device Auto Open

Disabling USB device auto run / auto open also protect your computer from viruses. You can stop auto open USB device just pressing Shift key on the keyboard after inserting USB device in the USB port. To disable all media and device to auto open in Windows 7 and Windows 8 follow the below steps. Read also : How to make money online from home without investment.

Step 1. Go to Control Panel and click Hardware and Sound.

Step 2. Now click AutoPlay and then uncheck Use AutoPlay for all media and devices.
Step 3. After that click Save button to change the settings.


Once you uncheck Use AutoPlay for all media and devices, autoplay option will be disabled. You have to manually open CD, DVD or any USB device when you connect with your computer.


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