How to stop autoplay from group policy

in Windows XP

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Stop Autoplay from Registry

The “Autoplay” is a common matter in a computer. When, you Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”, that time, your “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” will be started automatically from your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”, this is called “Autoplay”. Sometimes, when, you Insert a “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port”, that time, your “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” will also be started automatically from your “Computer USB Port”. Automatic starts of “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” from your “Computer USB Port”, because of the “Autoplay” option in your Computer. That means, “Autoplay” option is running right now in your Computer. So, you should know how to “Stop Autoplay from Group Policy” in your Computer.

 

Reasons to stop autoplay from group policy

 

a) To turn off autoplay option

When, you Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM” or Insert a “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port”, that time, “Computer Virus” can enter in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to Turn Off “Autoplay” option in your Computer.

b) To stop automatic starts of removable flash drive and cd dvd disks

Usually, you have no Idea about how to enter “Computer Virus” in your Computer. The main reason is “Autoplay”. If you stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” in your Computer, that time, you can stop most of the “Computer Virus” to enter in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to stop automatic starts of “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” and “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” in your Computer.

c) To protect computer from cd dvd disk computer virus

When, you Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”, that time, your “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” will be started automatically from your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”. Sometimes, “Computer Virus” comes from the “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” in your Computer. Specially, most of the “Computer Software Disks” contains the “Computer Virus” inside that “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)”. When you Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”, that time, “Computer Virus” will enter from the “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” easily in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to protect your Computer from “CD (Compact Disk) Computer Virus” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc) Computer Virus” in your Computer.

d) To protect computer from removable flash drive computer virus

When, you Insert a “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port”, that time, your “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” will also be started automatically from your “Computer USB Port”. The “Autoplay” is a dangerous option for a clean and clear Computer. Because, most of the “Computer Virus” come from the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” and “Computer Virus” will enter from the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to protect your Computer from “Removable Flash Drive Computer Virus” in your Computer.

e) To prevent to enter computer virus in your computer

When, you Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM”, that time, “Computer Virus” can easily enter automatically from the “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” in your Computer. When, you Insert a “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port”, that time, “Computer Virus” can also enter automatically from the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to enter “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

f) To prevent to activate autorun computer virus

You know that, “Autorun.inf” is a dangerous “Computer Virus” for your Computer. Usually, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” come from the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” and enters in your Computer. The “Autoplay” helps the “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” to be activated in your Computer. Then, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” will enter from “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Drive” in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to activate “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” in your Computer.

g) To prevent to activate other computer viruses

The “Autorun.inf” is a risky “Computer Virus” which controls the “Other Computer Viruses” in your Computer. “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” helps the “Other Computer Viruses” to be activated in your Computer. Then, “Other Computer Viruses” enter your Computer and damage your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to activate “Other Computer Viruses” in your Computer.

h) To prevent to spread computer viruses

Sometimes, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” helps “Computer Viruses” to spread from “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Drive” in your Computer. Usually, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” helps to enter the “Computer Viruses” in your Computer. Then, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” helps to spread the “Computer Viruses” from “Removable Flash Drive” in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to spread “Computer Viruses” in your Computer.

i) To prevent undeletable computer virus

Usually, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” can not be “Deleted” from the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” in your Computer. Sometimes, “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” can not be “Deleted” by the “Anti Virus Software”. The “Autoplay” option helps to be Activated to the “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” in your Computer. That’s why, you can not “Delete” to the “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” in your Computer. So, you should Stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to enter “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

 

How to stop autoplay from group policy

 

Stop Autoplay from Registry

1. At first, click “Start Menu” from your “Task Bar”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

2. Click “Run…”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

3. Type “gpedit.msc” and click “OK” (“Group Policy” window will appear in the “Monitor Display Screen”)

Stop Autoplay from Registry

4. Under “Computer Configuration”, click “Administrative Templates”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

5. Click “System”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

6. Click “Turn off Autoplay” (“Turn off Autoplay Properties” dialog box will appear in the “Monitor Display Screen”)

Stop Autoplay from Registry

7. Under “Setting” tab, Click “Enabled” radio button. Then, Click “Turn off Autoplay on: All drives” and click “OK”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

8. Under “User Configuration”, click “Administrative Templates”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

9. Click “System”

Stop Autoplay from Registry

10. Click “Turn off Autoplay” (“Turn off Autoplay Properties” dialog box will appear in the “Monitor Display Screen”)

Stop Autoplay from Registry

11. Under “Setting” tab, Click “Enabled” radio button. Then, Click “Turn off Autoplay on: All drives” and click “OK”

 

Requirements

 

1. Need “Computer User”

2. Need “Computer”

3. Need “Computer Monitor” to “Display” to the “Autoplay” option in your Computer.

4. Need to Insert a “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM” to watch the “Autoplay” dialog box in your Computer.

5. Need to Insert a “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port” to watch the “Autoplay” dialog box in your Computer.

6. Need to “Type” the “Run Command” which is “gpedit.msc” in “Run”

7. Need “Turn Off Autoplay Properties” dialog box from “Group Policy”

8. Need to “Enable” the “Turn Off Autoplay” for “All Drives” in your Computer.

 

Tips

 

1. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy”

2. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to stop automatic starts of “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” and “Removable Flash Drive” and “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” in your Computer.

3. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” for preventing to enter the “Computer Virus” to Insert the “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM” in your Computer.

4. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” for preventing to enter the “Computer Virus” to Insert the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port” in your Computer.

5. You should not use “Autoplay” option for preventing to enter the “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

6. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to activate “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” in your Computer.

7. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to activate “Other Computer Virus” in your Computer.

8. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent stop to spread “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

9. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to enter undeletable “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

10. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to enter “Autorun.inf Computer Virus” in your Computer.

 

Warnings

 

1. You should be conscious about the “Computer Virus” to enter by using the “Autoplay” option in your Computer.

2. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” before using the “CD (Compact Disk)” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)” into your “Computer CD Rom” or “Computer DVD ROM” to protect your Computer from “CD (Compact Disk) Computer Virus” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc) Computer Virus” in your Computer.

3. You should “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” before Inserting the “Removable Flash Drive” or “Pen Dive” into your “Computer USB Port” to protect your Computer from “CD (Compact Disk) Computer Virus” or “DVD (Digital Versatile Disc) Computer Virus” in your Computer.

4. You should not forget to “Turn Off Autoplay” from “Group Policy” to prevent to enter the “Computer Virus” in your Computer.

 

Operating System

 

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In this way, you can understand about Definition of “Autoplay” from “Group Policy”, How to stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy”, Requirements, Tips and Warnings to stop “Autoplay” from “Group Policy” in your Computer.

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