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  1. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Pro
       27 Sep 2015 #21

    Thanks!!!


    DHT said: View Post
    I found this fix on the Microsoft forums, and it worked for me. All the settings for autoplay now work as configured, and change when I change them.

    The registry key

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]

    should contain a key labeled "NoDriveTypeAutoRun", which should be set to Hex value (dword) 91. Create it if necessary. You can use the following file if you like. Always 'edit' to view reg files first, and make sure they do what they claim to do!

    Attachment 38904

    Be sure to create a restore point first any time you start changing the registry.

    Hi DHT,

    I just wanted to say thanks for that little gem of information, AutoPlay failing was driving me mad but it's now working perfectly again.

    Thanks again, top man!
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,548
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       29 Sep 2015 #22

    Hi, I found autoplay wasn't working: the basic Windows 10 Settings (or via Control Panel, Autoplay) didn't resolve this.

    I found the registry references here helpful:
    Fixes for AutoPlay Dialog Box Not Appearing When Plugging in a Removable Device • Raymond.CC
    (Ok, it's not specifically Win 10, but the same keys exist - note I'm using a 32 bit OS).

    Usual caveat: Before making any change to the registry, back up. Disk imaging is recommended as the ultimate, but exporting (non-critical) keys before you change them or complete registry backups may be adequate. And there's always System restore - although plenty of people (like me) are experiencing the "System Restore did not complete successfully" problem in Win 10, and finding they have to uninstall their AV to use it. Hmm.
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  3. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       29 Sep 2015 #23

    sneak said: View Post
    Hi DHT,

    I just wanted to say thanks for that little gem of information, AutoPlay failing was driving me mad but it's now working perfectly again.

    Thanks again, top man!

    :-)
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  4. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 x64
       12 Dec 2015 #24

    Well that didn't work for me it seems..
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9
    Windows 10
       14 Dec 2015 #25

    the november update finally fixed this issue for me
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  6. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,548
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       14 Dec 2015 #26

    That's got be to some sort of record... the November update actually fixed sthg rather than broke it...

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  7. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9
    Windows 10
       14 Dec 2015 #27

    dalchina said: View Post
    That's got be to some sort of record... the November update actually fixed sthg rather than broke it...

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    its been on the best windows updates i've seen. computer working much better
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  8. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 x64
       14 Dec 2015 #28

    I agree and that seems working now..! However, I still have the issue with media keys while player is in background.. How do I fix that?
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  9. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,548
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       15 Dec 2015 #29

    unko- you have your own thread on Autohotkey.. is your issue at all relevant to autoplay?
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  10. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 x64
       15 Dec 2015 #30

    I thought I was posting there..
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