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Useful XP run commands

Discussion in 'Windows' started by vicky221084, May 7, 2009.

  1. vicky221084

    vicky221084 New Member

    Useful RUN Commands

    To Access…. - Run Command
    Accessibility Controls - access.cpl
    Add Hardware Wizard - hdwwiz.cpl
    Add/Remove Programs - appwiz.cpl
    Administrative Tools - control admintools
    Automatic Updates - wuaucpl.cpl
    Bluetooth Transfer Wizard - fsquirt
    Calculator - calc
    Certificate Manager - certmgr.msc
    Character Map - charmap
    Check Disk Utility - chkdsk
    Clipboard Viewer - clipbrd
    Command Prompt - cmd
    Component Services - dcomcnfg
    Computer Management - compmgmt.msc
    Date and Time Properties - timedate.cpl
    DDE Shares - ddeshare
    Device Manager - devmgmt.msc
    Direct X Control Panel (If Installed)* - directx.cpl
    Direct X Troubleshooter - dxdiag
    Disk Cleanup Utility - cleanmgr
    Disk Defragment - dfrg.msc
    Disk Management - diskmgmt.msc
    Disk Partition Manager - diskpart
    Display Properties - control desktop
    Display Properties - desk.cpl
    Display Properties (w/Appearance Tab Preselected) - control color
    Dr. Watson System Troubleshooting Utility - drwtsn32
    Driver Verifier Utility - verifier
    Event Viewer - eventvwr.msc
    File Signature Verification Tool - sigverif
    Findfast - findfast.cpl
    Folders Properties - control folders
    Fonts - control fonts
    Fonts Folder - fonts
    Free Cell Card Game - freecell
    Game Controllers - joy.cpl
    Group Policy Editor (XP Prof) - gpedit.msc
    Hearts Card Game - mshearts
    Iexpress Wizard - iexpress
    Indexing Service - ciadv.msc
    Internet Properties - inetcpl.cpl
    IP Configuration (Display Connection Configuration) - ipconfig /all
    IP Configuration (Display DNS Cache Contents) - ipconfig /displaydns
    IP Configuration (Delete DNS Cache Contents) - ipconfig /flushdns
    IP Configuration (Release All Connections) - ipconfig /release
    IP Configuration (Renew All Connections) - ipconfig /renew
    IP Configuration (Refreshes DHCP & Re - Registers DNS) -
    ipconfig /registerdns
    IP Configuration (Display DHCP Class ID) - ipconfig /showclassid
    IP Configuration (Modifies DHCP Class ID) - ipconfig /setclassid
    Java Control Panel (If Installed) - jpicpl32.cpl
    Java Control Panel (If Installed) - javaws
    Keyboard Properties - control keyboard
    Local Security Settings - secpol.msc
    Local Users and Groups - lusrmgr.msc
    Logs You Out Of Windows - logoff
    Microsoft Chat - winchat
    Minesweeper Game - winmine
    Mouse Properties - control mouse
    Mouse Properties - main.cpl
    Network Connections - control netconnections
    Network Connections - ncpa.cpl
    Network Setup Wizard - netsetup.cpl
    Notepad - notepad
    Nview Desktop Manager (If Installed) - nvtuicpl.cpl
    Object Packager - packager
    ODBC Data Source Administrator - odbccp32.cpl
    On Screen Keyboard - osk
    Opens AC3 Filter (If Installed) - ac3filter.cpl
    Password Properties - password.cpl
    Performance Monitor - perfmon.msc
    Performance Monitor - perfmon
    Phone and Modem Options - telephon.cpl
    Power Configuration - powercfg.cpl
    Printers and Faxes - control printers
    Printers Folder - printers
    Private Character Editor - eudcedit
    Quicktime (If Installed) - QuickTime.cpl
    Regional Settings - intl.cpl
    Registry Editor - regedit
    Registry Editor - regedit32
    Remote Desktop - mstsc
    Removable Storage - ntmsmgr.msc
    Removable Storage Operator Requests - ntmsoprq.msc
    Resultant Set of Policy (XP Prof) - rsop.msc
    Scanners and Cameras - sticpl.cpl
    Scheduled Tasks - control schedtasks
    Security Center - wscui.cpl
    Services - services.msc
    Shared Folders - fsmgmt.msc
    Shuts Down Windows - shutdown
    Sounds and Audio - mmsys.cpl
    Spider Solitare Card Game - spider
    SQL Client Configuration - cliconfg
    System Configuration Editor - sysedit
    System Configuration Utility - msconfig
    System File Checker Utility (Scan Immediately) - sfc /scannow
    System File Checker Utility (Scan Once At Next Boot) - sfc /scanonce
    System File Checker Utility (Scan On Every Boot) - sfc /scanboot
    System File Checker Utility (Return to Default Setting) - sfc /revert
    System File Checker Utility (Purge File Cache) - sfc /purgecache
    System File Checker Utility (Set Cache Size to size x) -
    sfc /cachesize=x
    System Properties - sysdm.cpl
    Task Manager - taskmgr
    Telnet Client - telnet
    User Account Management - nusrmgr.cpl
    Utility Manager - utilman
    Windows Firewall - firewall.cpl
    Windows Magnifier - magnify
    Windows Management Infrastructure - wmimgmt.msc
    Windows System Security Tool - syskey
    Windows Update Launches - wupdmgr
    Windows XP Tour Wizard - tourstart
    Wordpad - write
  2. SaswatPadhi

    SaswatPadhi ~ Б0ЯИ Τ0 С0δЭ ~

    Re: Veru useful XP run commands, lots of them

    Nice collection, I wanted something like that :smile:

    Just to add to the list :

    Paint - mspaint
    Volume Control - sndvol32
    Restart Windows - shutdown -r
    Dialing to internet - rasdial <connection> <user-name> <password>

    MS Office Commands (if installed) :

    MS Word - winword
    MS Excel - excel
    MS PowerPoint - powerpnt
  3. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

  4. vicky221084

    vicky221084 New Member

    Thanks for the notification, but I thought these commands are very useful and this kind of knowledge should be shared and not to be kept with self only.

    Any way , thanks .
  5. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

    Yes sharing is not a problem but then it should be shared the way it should be. If you have written something then you should share the way it should be or else you can refer to the link and say this person has done something which is .....
  6. vicky221084

    vicky221084 New Member

    Actually I recived these commands as an email so i just forward them here.

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