Make Sure Auto Play is working Windows computer

Making sure AutoPlay is set.

If AutoPlay is set to take no action when discs are inserted, or if AutoPlay is not enabled, nothing may happen when a disc is inserted. Even though you may want to open discs through File Explorer or other software means, use the following steps to make sure AutoPlay is enabled so that discs can be more easily tested in future steps:

  1. In Windows, search for and open Control Panel.
  2. Click Hardware and Sound, and then select AutoPlay.
  3. Make sure Use AutoPlay for all media and devicesis selected. If not, select it.

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4. Click the drop-down menus and select Ask me every timenext to every DVD, Blu-ray, and CD item, and then click Save.

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