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Determines whether the system sends a Media Change Notification (MCN) message to the Windows interface when it detects that a CD-ROM is inserted in the drive. The MCN message triggers media-related features, such as Autoplay.
If the MCN message is disabled, the media features that use it do not operate.
Does not send an MCN message.
Sends an MCN message.
To change the value of this entry, use Device Manager.
To make a change to this entry effective, you must restart Windows 2000.
If the value of this entry is 0, Autoplay does not operate, regardless of the value of the NoDriveAutoRun entry (in HKLM and HKCU) and the NoDriveTypeAutoRun entry (in HKLM and HKCU).
To disable Autoplay on particular drives, use NoDriveAutoRun (in HKLM or HKCU) or NoDriveTypeAutoRun (in HKLM or HKCU). Do not disable the Media Change Notification message unless you have no alternative.
NoDriveAutoRun (in HKLM)
NoDriveAutoRun (in HKCU)
NoDriveTypeAutoRun (in HKLM)
NoDriveTypeAutoRun (in HKCU)