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Old 07-06-2005, 02:41 AM   #1
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Question Problem w/ Desktop

m having a weird problem with my desktop. went ever i insert a cd or audio cd into my dvd burn they show up on my desktop. but if i insert a dvd movie or data cd i have to open nautilus and click on the computer icon and open the dvd from there. I most likely did something with noticing. Ok heres my question:

How do i get the desktop icon of the dvd media i insert to show up on the desktop when ever i insert a dvd cd into my dvd-drive ?

p.s. and the icon doesnt show up in the menu applet too
Old 07-08-2005, 04:25 PM   #2
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I believe that a video dvd doesn't actually get mounted (like an audio cd), which is why it doesn't appear on your desktop. I'm not sure how you can fix this problem though.


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