Lightroom: How do I prevent Lightroom from launching when I plug in my card reader?

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Lightroom 3 starts up when I plug in a card into my card reader. How can I stop this?
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From Lightroom's preferences, uncheck "Show import dialog when a memory card is detected" to avoid having Lightroom launch when a memory card or hard drive is inserted/mounted: