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How to disable the Autorun functionality in Windows

The purpose of Autorun The main purpose of Autorun is to provide a software response to hardware actions that you start on a computer. Autorun has the following features: * Double-Click * Contextual Menu * AutoPlay These features are typically called from removable media or from network shares. During AutoPlay, the Autorun.inf file from the media is parsed. This file specifies which commands the system runs. Many companies use this functionality to start their installers.
How to disable the Autorun functionality
How To Prevent A USB Drive From Running Anything Automatically In Windows
USB flash drives are our personal data carriers, but the way we use it to exchange files also makes them open to viruses. The Achilles heel which viruses