Windows XP forum: missing option when i connect mp3 player with xp.

by: rattie December 10, 2010 7:18 AM PST

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missing option when i connect mp3 player with xp.

by rattie - 12/10/10 7:18 AM

i got this replacement pc the other day as my old one died on me.
with my old one i could plug in my mp3 player and i would then get a list of choices as to what i wanted to do with it.

synch the files with wmp.
take no action.
open files in windows nt.

i would choose the last option and everything would be fine.
now though with this new pc[and obviously a different copy of xp home] i only get the choice of the first 2.

i've just spent ages trying to stop wmp automatically wanting to synch my player everytime i connected it. thankfully it looks like that was successful.

however is there a way to get the 'open files in nt'[i think its nt?] choice back in that list of options?
without it my player is more or less useless now.

all help will be greatly appreciated, thank you.

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