Mac OS X - How to disable the autoplay feature

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The goal of this short tutorial is to explain how to disable the autoplay feature of Mac OS X:
  • Go to System Preferences > CDs & DVDs
  • Next to "When you insert a blank CD" select "Ignore".
  • Repeat the operation for the following options:
    • When you insert a blank DVD
    • When you insert a music CD
    • When you insert a picture CD
    • When you insert a video DVD
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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