View Full Version : Is there a way to delay daemon tools auto start?

11.01.2005, 22:14
Operating System: windows xp sp2
Burning Software: n/a
Anti-virus Software: n/a
DAEMON Tools Version: 3.47


I need to mount images off of a network drive (a share). Most times the network is not quite ready when daemon tools starts up and trys to mount the images (so the automount doesn't happen).

Is there a way to delay daemon tools from trying to automount for a few seconds to give the pcs time to complete connecting to servers/shares?

Any help would be appreciated.

12.01.2005, 05:02
Operating System: XP SP2
Burning Software: Nero
Anti-virus Software: Symantec
DAEMON Tools Version: 3.47

You could replace the "DAEMON Tools-1033" entry in your Registry under the RUN key with a link to a cmd or vbs script instead. After being initiated the script could sleep for a few seconds and then invoke DAEMON Tools.

For example:

Set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
WshShell.Run "C:\Progra~1\D-Tools\daemon.exe -lang 1033"