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Subject: Fwd: Re: Archos use while USB connected?

Fwd: Re: Archos use while USB connected?

From: Jason Williams <>
Date: Wed, 02 Jul 2003 09:59:03 +0100

>TP Diffenbach said:
> > (<rant>Windows XP, regardless of settngs to the contrary, won't refrain
> > from trying to scan the ENTIRE &$^$ 60GB disk for playlists when it
> > automounts. This of course, drives down my battery extensively.
> > Furthmore, it takes XP at least five minutes to put up a GUI box
> > allowing this to be canceled. (And yes, I've been told TweakUI will fix
> > it) -- I just want to knwo what genius thought "Hmm, first thing we
> > should do with a removeable disk is waste five minutes scanning it --
> > the user probably has no idea what's on his disk." Apparently, this is a
> > feature designed to make the lives of disk theives easier whilst
> > inconveniencing legitimate owners.</rant>)
>I disabled that on my XP system without TweakUI, but can't remember how I
>did it now!

Place these two files on the root of the drive problem solved

Received on 2003-07-02

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