[futurebasic] Re: [FB] very X FB - auto run app on mount

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From: Ben Jamin <benjamen@...>
Date: 04 May 2004 12:48:26 +1000
Yes there is such a feature - under QuickTime settings -> AutoPlay
"Enable CD-ROM Autoplay"

This feature is what allowed the "Hong-Kong" virus to infect Macs a few years back.
Needsless to say - I turn it off.
I don't know if OS-X has this feature.  I have seen CDs with both
PC and Mac auto-launch on them.

Jamin


On Tuesday, 4 May 2004 5:04 AM, Craig Hoyt <craig@...> wrote:
>Hi all,
>I have a question that was asked of me from a friend and I couldn't answer
>so I thought if there's a way, someone here will know. I've been told PC's
>have the ability to configure a volume to auto run an Exe when mounted (ie
>CD's). My friend wants to know if this doable on Macs. I'm not aware of a
>process that will do this. He will need a Classic and OSX solution if any.
>Anyone know of a way?
>
>Thanks,
>Craig
>
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