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Old 05-25-2012, 10:35 PM
Antfield Antfield is offline Windows XP Office 2010 32bit
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Default Auto play .ppt file from USB with selection

Hi ..



What I am trying to achieve is a automated script or alike to launch power point viewer on insert of USB drive..

I have several tv's connected to pc's in my venue , that customers regularly use with power point presentations ..

I want to simplify the process of launching the .ppt file on the insert of their memory stick to my pc .

Should they have a few .ppt or .pptx files on the stick , I wanted it to prompt for which file to load .

Therefore the script would need to search the removable storage for such power point files and launch a menu displaying the available files to play.
( I want to use a touch screen , no keyboard, mouse )

Is there such a utility or does anyone know of a script I could customize and use ...

Many thanks ... Anthony ...
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Old 05-26-2012, 08:45 AM
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Have a look at this

Only works with ppt files I think
http://udos.users.dolphinmap.net/app...presenter.html
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Old 05-27-2012, 03:04 AM
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I will check it out ..

Looking at though looks like it needs to be installed on the USB stick ?

I was hoping that it would hav been a service or vb ..

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Old 05-27-2012, 11:21 AM
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I have used udos code and it works well but you do have to have the program on the USB. I haven't used this but maybe it would be useful

http://blog.didierstevens.com/programs/usbvirusscan/
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