Sunday, March 24, 2013

How to disable or enable all Autorun features in windows

How to disable or enable all Autorun features in Windows

you can block autorun.inf through multiple way with the help of following articles.

Microsoft KB articles to disable Autorun
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/967715

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/cc137730.aspx




To disable Autorun yourself on operating systems that do not include Gpedit.msc, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
  2. Locate and then click the following entry in the registry:
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\NoDriveTypeAutorun
  3. Right-click NoDriveTypeAutoRun, and then click Modify.
  4. In the Value data box, type 0xFF to disable all types of drives. Or, to selectively disable specific drives, use a different value as described in the "How to selectively disable specific Autorun features" section.
  5. Click OK, and then exit Registry Editor.
  6. Restart the computer.

for more information Read http://support.microsoft.com/kb/967715