Tips To Delete AutoPlay in Windows® Media Player
What is the need to delete AutoPlay in Windows media player?
Windows media player is mainly used for playing music, videos, pictures etc. You can also download the music online. Windows media player library would store all the music, videos etc which are stored in your system. AutoPlay is one of the feature in Windows media player. It helps you start different kinds of media by choosing an appropriate program. The AutoPlay would ask the media which one you want to use. You can make changes to the AutoPlay settings. It was created to simplify the use of peripheral devices. It automatically starts when you insert a CD, memory card etc. It would show the content of the devices automatically. Windows media player might have several issues. So, you can delete or disable the Autoplay feature in Windows.
Points below would give you more information to delete the AutoPlay feature in Windows media player:
- Need to delete AutoPlay
- To delete Windows Media Player Autoplay
Need to delete AutoPlay
Most of the people don’t like the AutoPlay feature in the Windows media player. It would start annoying when you insert a CD or DVD into your computer. It would discontinue or disturb your job. While hearing music, if you insert a CD or DVD on to your CD/DVD-ROM, the AutoPlay would disturb the music. It always asks you which program you want to use. While you drag the details from the Windows media player library, it would start playing automatically.
To Delete Windows Media Player AutoPlay
For deleting AutoPlay in Windows media player, first you may click the ‘Start’ button and then select ‘All programs.’ Then scroll down the programs list and click ‘Windows Media Player.’ This would open the media player. After that, click on the ‘Tools’ menu and select ‘Options’ from the pop-up menu. Then click on the ‘File types’ tab. It would show a list of files that are being played automatically by Windows media player. Uncheck the ‘DVD video’ and ‘Music CD playback’ from the list. Then click on the ‘Apply’ button and then ‘Ok’ to save the changes. This would stop the AutoPlay option in Windows media player.
There are several methods to delete or disable the 'Autoplay' feature in the Windows media player. For disabling it, first go to ‘Start’ menu and then ‘Control panel’. Then you may select ‘Hardware and sound’. Click on ‘Auto play’. Then uncheck ‘Auto play for all devices’ and click ‘Ok’ for saving the changes. This would disable the 'Autoplay' feature in the Windows media player.
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