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Subject: RE: Auto Run a CD -HTML File ??? For Mr.Michel ...
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Date: Sunday, December 12, 2004 12:13:11 PM         
   


> Hi Mr. Michael,
>
> Can I auto-run an HTML file? Or it should be only EXE file? I have a CD containing several HTM file. One of the file has link to all other files. I want to run this main file whenever the CD is inserted to the drive. I made an AUTORUN.INI file which has the line
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> open = NW.HTM
>
> But unfortunately, nothing happens when the CD is inserted to the drive. Should I make some settings in the Windows?
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> Thanks for guidance.
>
> Benny

No, you cannot auto-run HTML files without special tools. You have to create a small EXE that does a ShellExecute on the HTML file. I am sure you can find free ShellExecuters on the web.
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Auto Run a CD Posted by Jim Shepard @ 3/19/2002 8:03:33 PM
RE: Auto Run a CD Posted by Michael Gill @ 3/19/2002 8:12:35 PM
RE: Auto Run a CD - addendum Posted by Michael Gill @ 3/19/2002 8:21:05 PM
RE: Auto Run a CD - addendum Posted by Ken Blum @ 3/19/2002 8:28:47 PM
Beserk possessed mouse did that, not me Posted by Ken Blum @ 3/19/2002 8:33:26 PM
RE: Beserk possessed mouse did that, not me Posted by Eric den Doop @ 3/20/2002 8:27:38 AM
RE: Auto Run a CD - in FAQ's Posted by Ryss Unger @ 3/20/2002 10:04:40 PM
Auto Run a CD -HTML File ??? For Mr.Michel Gill Posted by Benny Thomas @ 12/11/2004 8:34:27 PM
RE: Auto Run a CD -HTML File ??? For Mr.Michel ... Posted by Eric den Doop @ 12/12/2004 12:13:11 PM
RE: Auto Run a CD -HTML File - thanks for info. Posted by Benny Thomas @ 12/12/2004 3:57:18 PM