Magic CD Tray

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Are you to lazy open and close to CD tray? Well this is the script for you! The script will open and close
the CD Tray for you!

Step 1: Get the Tools!

First get Autoit at http://www.autoitscript.com/autoit3/ It is the programing language you will use to make the magic CD Tray!

Step 2: Enter the Code

CDTray("D:/","open")
SoundPlay("C:\WINDOWS\Media\Windows XP Battery Low.wav",0)
sleep(500)
SoundPlay("C:\WINDOWS\Media\Windows XP Battery Low.wav",0)
sleep(5000)
MsgBox(0,"Info","The CD drive is now open! Closing in 5 seconds of this message closing",900)
Sleep(5000)
SoundPlay("C:\WINDOWS\Media\Windows XP Battery Low.wav",0)
sleep(500)
SoundPlay("C:\WINDOWS\Media\Windows XP Battery Low.wav",0)
sleep(3000)
CDTray("D:\","closed")

  • Where you see (D:/ or D:\) Chage it to your CD drive Letter eg.(Y:\)

Step 3: Compile

Now compile the script useing the compile function when you left click the Script!

Step 4: Finish!

Now you can sit back and run the script put the CD in and the CD will load!

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    MasterMediaXD

    10 years ago on Introduction

    Please Reply Sniper120!!! PLEASE MAKE MORE THINGS LIKE THIS!!!! I've even subscribed

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    Christopher-J

    10 years ago on Introduction

    @ firemanfu @ zachninme Pressing one key on the keyboard or right-clicking the mouse both take too much time, energy, thought and trouble. That is why sniper120 made this Instructable. And kudos to him! Anyhoo...

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    Uru Wolf

    10 years ago on Introduction

    This is cool. I can assign it to a macro on my keyboard XD

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    GoSox2525

    11 years ago on Step 1

    it says that link is out of date, wat is the exact name of the autoit program

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    TheInventor

    11 years ago on Introduction

    That's pretty cool, but thats being really lazy. I give it a plus though.

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    blckpythn

    11 years ago on Introduction

    i just tried it out and it works great i think ill have some fun with this by the way what i did was i chose to append all .au3 files with autoit then i opened notepad pasted the above mentioned code and saved it as CDtray.au3

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    sniper120blckpythn

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    yes, that is way easier than compiling! Some noobs will find it easier to just compile it.

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    sniper120firemanfu

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    This ONLY works on PCs. Yes I know their is that button, but why make a instructable only for a small amount of viewers?(2,090+ Last time I checked)

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    zachninme

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Why don't you just do Right-click>Eject. That works in more than just Windows, and doesn't require instillation of anything.

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