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I'm tired of Explorer showing up the contents of my phone storage every time I connect it for charging. It seemed like a good idea at the moment but it's become quite annoying now. I tried to change what's going to happen when the device is connected. I can't find the setting.

The only method I can think of at the moment is to remove the device from found ones and re-discover it again. Not smooth, precisely...

How do people do that?!

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which galaxy and which android version? –  BroScience Jan 9 '13 at 16:59
    
Does it matter? I need Win8 to react on me connecting an USB device to the computer in a different way then now (do-nothing instead of open-for-browsing). Anyway, it's G3 and the latest update. –  Konrad Viltersten Jan 9 '13 at 19:49
    
On my Android phone I can set my USB prefs to Charge Only or Mount Data. If its set to charge only, the comp doesn't recognize it as a usb device. That's why I asked what model and version. –  BroScience Jan 9 '13 at 21:46
    
Oh, you mean like that... I didn't even know there was such an option in Android. Cool! –  Konrad Viltersten Jan 10 '13 at 7:06
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Control Panel>All Items>AutoPlay

scroll down to the bottom to choose for a specific device.

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Try this... it only mentions Win7, but the process should be the same: http://www.raymond.cc/blog/fix-autoplay-dialog-box-not-appearing-when-plug-in-external-device/

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Sorry, no go. I got the what-you-wanna-do window the first time. The problem is that I don't know how to re-choose it. –  Konrad Viltersten Jan 9 '13 at 19:52
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