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Specify the Program to Play Inserted Audio CDs (All Windows)

This value is used to specify which program should be used to play an audio CD when it is inserted and the autostart feature is enabled.

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Open your registry and find or create the key below.

Create a new String value, or modify the existing value, called "(Default)" and set it according to the value data below.

Exit your registry; you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.

Registry Editor Example
|NameTypeData|
|(Default)REG_SZwmplayer.exe /prefetch:3 /device:AudioCD "%L"|
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|HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AudioCD\Shell\Play\Command|
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Registry Settings
System Key: [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AudioCD\Shell\Play\Command]
Value Name: (Default)
Data Type: REG_SZ (String Value)
Value Data: Command-line to Execute

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Last modified: May 20, 2001