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    The Great USB Stick Hunt

    Hi everyone,

    Does anyone know of a quick and simple way to make Windows 7 warn a user that their memory stick is still plugged into a USB slot when they attempt to log off? We are suffering an epidemic at this school of students losing their memory sticks! Anything I can do to prevent making any more of the little blighters homeless is most welcome.

    Thanks!

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    Someone on here developed an app on here to help with that but i cant find it! grrr

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    Well, you could always do a logoff script that checks for any additional ports (or even non keyboard/mouse USB devices if you want to get snazzy) and does warnings.

    Steve

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    Quote Originally Posted by FN-GM View Post
    Someone on here developed an app on here to help with that but i cant find it! grrr
    USB Device Prompter?

    Edit. It's now called USB Alert.
    Last edited by Arthur; 18th September 2012 at 05:12 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    Thats the one!!

    Thanks

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    Nick's program looks great, didn't know about that... we made our own with the same tools, would have been easier using his!

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    Many thanks for the link and the script. Most useful indeed!

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