Solved Delete files on USB modem stick, how?

June 21, 2011 at 13:39:49
Specs: Windows 7 Home Premium, Amd Turion X2 @ 2.20 GHz

Which would be the easiest way to solve this problem:

-Every time i connect my mobile USB modem stick to the USB port, a certain setup.exe program will launch in the root of the USB stick. It is the installer of the modem connection dashboard program, that i don't need, and don't want to install.

-I can't delete any file in the USB stick, because they are marked "Read only" attribute. As i try to delete, it tells something about permissions. I can't understand, i am logged on Windows 7 using admininstrator account.

-If it's impossible to delete these files (autorun.inf, setup.exe) , can i somehow (other than deleting them) block them from launching?

Thanks for help!

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June 21, 2011 at 18:31:01
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simply disable autorun on your computer..

Subhash Chandra.

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June 22, 2011 at 01:58:54

i think he is talking about the USB modem ..being an read only drive it cannot be formated ...

Subhash Chandra.

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June 22, 2011 at 13:15:00

Thanks! I think it's the easiest way. Don't really need the autorun on computer level. I appreciate every time i asked here i have got a working solution!

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