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Lanwench [MVP - Exchange]
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      04-08-2009
samanderson123 via WinServerKB.com <u50227@uwe> wrote:
> JR wrote:
>> Hello folks
>>
>> I'm trying to set up a policy that will prevent any software in a USB
>> memory stick/pen from autostarting when the pen is connected to the
>> PC. I don't want to block these pens, just stop any autostart.
>>
>> Anyone knows if there's a way to do this in the policies?

>
> Note: If you want only stop autorun option. then you will some
> changes in registry. disable autorun option.


Hi, samanderson123 - I've been seeing a lot of replies by you recently and
they're often to old/stale posts, and also you may not be seeing that other
people have replied/answered the question. I suspect this has to do with the
forum you're using to access the groups. Instead, try using a news client,
such as Forte Agent, Thunderbird, or even Outlook Express, and you'll have a
better experience overall. The Microsoft public news server is
msnews.microsoft.com and you can subscribe to as many groups as you like; no
authentication is required.

The following is from a post by MVP Malke ...

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Here's information on Usenet and using a newsreader:

http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/page3.html#12-09-02 - a brief
explanation of newsgroups
http://michaelstevenstech.com/outlo...ssnewreader.htm
http://rickrogers.org/setupoe.htm
http://support.microsoft.com/defaul...wto/default.asp
- Set Up Newsreader

http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html
http://aumha.org/nntp.htm - list of MS newsgroups
microsoft.public.test.here - MS group to test if your newsreader is
working properly
http://www.mailmsg.com/SPAM_munging.htm - how to munge email address
http://www.blakjak.demon.co.uk/mul_crss.htm - multiposting vs.
crossposting

Some newsreaders for Windows
http://www.forteinc.com/agent/index.php - for Forte
http://www.mozilla.org (Thunderbird does newsgroups)
http://gravity.tbates.org/

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