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Old 01-24-2011, 10:26 AM   #1
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disable blank cd autostart


I have Ubuntu 10.04 with Gnome. Whenever I put in a blank CD/DVD an icon on the desktop appears named "Blank CD/DVD" and a window appears asking me what I want to do with it.

How do I disable the window and the icon from the desktop?

Please help
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Can you not just choose "Do nothing" from the actions menu and tick "Always perform this action"?
Old 01-27-2011, 01:05 PM   #3
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Ok, I found the solution.

it's done in File Management which is an option in System > preferences that's not enabled by default
One of many ways:

Look under 'Other Media'


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