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Subject: Re: Autorun.inf on Jukebox FM

Re: Autorun.inf on Jukebox FM

From: Lee Pilgrim <>
Date: Sat, 8 Jan 2005 09:19:55 -0800

On Sat, 8 Jan 2005 18:07:55 +0100, Michael Elsdörfer
<> wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm trying this now for hours, but it just won't work. Anybody here managed
> to enable autorun on an archos jukebox?
> Mine (a FM model) registers itself as a "fixed disk" in windows, and
> according to Microsoft
> ( that is actually
> a requirement: "If you need to make a USB storage device perform Autorun,
> the device must not be marked as a removable media device and the device
> must contain an Autorun.inf file and a startup application."

By default, the archos looks like a removeable device. Now how did you
make it a fixed disk?

> Nevertheless, even though it detects the Autorun.inf on my Windows XP Pro
> machine (it adds an "AutoPlay" context menu item, when I double click on the
> drive item, it executes the commands), this does not happen automatically
> when I plug the player in?

This happens by default, nothing to do with the autorun.inf.

> Any ideas or experiences?

Well, what are you trying to do exactly? Run winamp?

> Thanks,
> Michael
> _______________________________________________

Received on 2005-01-08

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