You can turn off Auto-Analyzer:
1. Click Organize > Organizer to launch the Elements Organizer.
2. Select Edit > Preferences > Auto Analyzer Options.
3. To turn off Auto-Analyzer, deselect Analyze All Media In Catalog Automatically.
This is from the help page. Which step is not working on your installation?
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I don't see the Auto Analyzer options when I click on Edit>Preferences
That is really a combined set of steps. The Edit>Preferences for Auto-organizer is from the Toolbar IN the Organizer, and not PrE 8.
It messed up my video. It didn't ANALYZE - it did things without my permission.
How can you undo the damage it did to a video?