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Long ago I told Ubuntu to always open Banshee whenever I inserted an audio CD, but that behavior has gotten rather annoying as I am in the process of archiving my entire CD collection. I would like to change the behavior to "Do Nothing".

I followed the instructions in the answer to this question: How do I banish the "You have just inserted an Audio CD." dialog forever?, but the Preferences -> Media tab is nowhere to be seen.

How do I accomplish this for Ubuntu 12.04?

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  • Open your system settings.

System Settings

  • Click on Details.


  • Click on Removable Media.

Removable Media

  • Select the Audio CD dropdown menu, and select "Do Nothing."

Do Nothing

Alternatively, you can disable "autorun" for all removable media by checking the box that looks like this:


I'm using 12.10, but I remember 12.04 having the same procedure.

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Fixed, thank you! :) – Heather Kordinak Feb 2 '13 at 17:48
@Heather You're welcome. – Vreality Feb 2 '13 at 17:48

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