If you insert a music CD when Windows Media Center is not open, the AutoPlay window
appears and lists various options. You can select the Audio CD options by using the
Windows Media Center or Windows Media Player. If you have another program set as
the default audio player, Windows opens the program and begins playing the CD. You
can set the AutoPlay defaults in the Control Panel.
Changing the visualization settings
You can change the visualization settings such as the alchemy, bars and waves, and
battery settings. You can also set the visualization options to start visualizations when the
music plays at the beginning of the song, always, or never.
Click the Windows Start Button
From the Tasks menu, click settings, and then click Music.
Click Visualizations or Visualization Options.
After making the changes, click Save.
on the taskbar, and then click Windows Media
Playing CDs, DVDs, or VCDs