How to Disable Autorun or Autoplay Disk?

Today let's talk about the autorun or an autoplay of a system hard drive, removable disk, and the CD drive. Sometimes these are the most issue today about autoplay or autorun which is mostly used for virus to automate and execute the batch file or any executed file stored in system drive c: or removable disk drive. This virus will executed, install or maybe extracted upon clicking your c: or removable disk drive.

The autorun / autoplay uses a .INF file, it is a information the set to automatically executed the target file stores in your drive. Autorun.inf is a information file that set an instruction to automatically execute the target executable file or batch file by clicking the system drive or any removable drive. Boom! the virus maybe executed and it will extracted in to your system file that may cause your system files not work, programs malfuntioning, data lost, and PC will getting low or your PC will not functioning anymore.

If you saw an autorun.inf file in your hard drive or any removable drive, you must eliminated them. Some autorun.inf file are set to hide, it was hidden so you must set your Folder Options to view the hidden autorun.inf files and delete it.

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How to Remove Autorun.inf Virus?

Autorun.inf Virus Removal

What is autorun.inf?

Autorun.inf is a setup information file or INF used to install or setup softwares and drivers. This is usually used and seen on the CD ROM with the Autoplay. The autorun.inf makes the CD ROM will autoplay, it means this will automatically play or setup upon clicking or play itself or what we called auto installation. If you can see an autorun.inf in your CD ROM drive, this is normal.

When do we say that Autorun.inf is a Virus?

Some people says autorun.inf is a virus but the reality is not. Autorun.inf was only used by the virus to execute or install themself by clicking. On the autorun.inf it contains a setup information or a program setup that will trigger the virus to execute when they are being clicked by the user. This autorun.inf was usually found in the windows C: or in the removable disk. And it is mostly set to invisible or hidden in the windows drive or removable drive.

Ok here we go, let start removing the autorun.inf in your system drive.

First you must enable your Folder Options, make your hidden files be visible to your eyes. You can enable by clicking-left to your My Computer > Tools > Folder Options.

You can follow this configuration when you enable the Folder Option to visible all the hidden files in to your system drive.

After this, you can now start deleting the autorun.inf into your drive C: or removable drive. And you can also remove the unknown files like Braviax.exe, Ravmon.exe, Kxvo.exe, Amvo.exe, Bar311.exe, Svchost.exe or any unknown files that are exist in to the system drive.

How to Remove Kxvo.exe Virus Manually

OK here is another trojan virus again that one of the common problem in our PC is the virus - a computer's parasite. Your PC performance will become slow and almost hang-up that would turn to invalid boot-up of your PC. I just want to share it to you again a trojan virus that i've been experience in my friend's internet cafe shop. This trojan/backdoor virus is almost thesame with the amvo.exe virus which is very harmful that might your PC shutting down. After I have posted about how to remove amvo.exe virus manually, some of you used this instructions and it works successfully, and some are not. Well, in removing the kxvo.exe virus is almost thesame for process of amvo.exe virus. Below you can check on how to do this, but we need to study first, what is kxvo.exe virus is?

What is kxvo.exe virus?

  • kxvo.exe is Trojan/Backdoor - it is similar to amvo.exe virus, i think this is their family virus.


  • Folder Option is not working - you cannot enable the Folder Option or show the hidden files running into you computer. It will reverted either you have change it and after a while it will change back.
  • Hidden file problem
  • "An exception breakpoint has been reached" a message dialog box came from your Yahoo Messenger.

How to solve this?

This is the solution on how to remove the kxvo.exe and to fix the folder option problem. Just follow this steps:

  1. Uncheck kxvo.exe from msconfig>> startup (type msconfig in run and click on the startup tab) also and restart your system
  1. Click Start > Run and type REGEDIT
  2. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER > SOFTWARE > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion > Explorer > Advanced
  3. On the right side, double click the hidden value and give it a value of 1.
  4. Same for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion > Explorer > Advanced > Folder > Hidden > SHOW ALL Change the value of Checked Value to 1.
  5. Check if your Folder Option if its working now. If it works! OK you are now ready to delete the kxvo.exe virus now.

Go to your Folder Option and enable the show all the hidden files and you remove the following files if they are exist in the exact location or directory:



c:\windows\system32\ amvo.exe

c:\windows\system32\ akxvo.exe
c:\windows\system32\ awda2.exe
c:\windows\system32\ mvo.dll
c:\windows\system32\ amvo1.dll

Lastly go to Run and type cmd then type regedit, press Ctrl + F to find the files kxvo.exe and delete it. You can now reboot your PC.

Similar procedure to amvo.exe virus removal.