Change AutoPlay Options in Windows 10

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Steps

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    We need to open the start menu
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    Then, we click "Settings"
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    When "Settings" opens, we need to click "Devices"
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    From "Devices", we need to click "AutoPlay" from the left side of the window
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    The first thing on the right side of the screen is "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices".
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    We can uncheck "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices"
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    AutoPlay will not be available.
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    We can leave "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices" checked
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    Then, we will be able to choose what to do if a removable drive is connected. In this case, the action is "Open folder to view files (File Explorer)".
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    We click the drop-down menu
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    We can click
    • "Take no action";
    • "Open folder to view files (File Explorer);
    • "Ask me every time";
    • "Configure this drive for backup (File History)";
    • "Configure storage settings (Settings)".
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    We click "Choose a default" for "Memory card"
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    Now, we can click
    • "Convert with Movavi Video Converter (Movavi Video Converter)", which we have installed in this tutorial;
    • "Import photos and videos (Photos)";
    • and so on.
      We choose the settings according to our preference.
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    Then, we can close the window
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