List of Useful Run Commands : Microsoft Windows Operating System

The list of useful run command is as below :

Run Commands Listed below
In Alphabetical Order
Run Command
Accessibility Controls access.cpl
Accessibility Wizard accwiz
Add Hardware Wizard hdwwiz.cpl
Add/Remove Programs appwiz.cpl
Administrative Tools control admintools
Adobe Acrobat ( if installed
Adobe Distiller ( if
installed )
Adobe ImageReady ( if
installed )
Adobe Photoshop ( if
installed )
Automatic Updates wuaucpl.cpl
Basic Media Player mplay32
Bluetooth Transfer Wizard fsquirt
Calculator calc
Ccleaner ( if installed ) ccleaner
C: Drive c:
Certificate Manager cdrtmgr.msc
Character Map charmap
Check Disk Utility chkdsk
Clipboard Viewer clipbrd
Command Prompt cmd
Command Prompt command
Component Services dcomcnfg
Computer Management compmgmt.msc
Compare Files comp
Control Panel control
Create a shared folder Wizard shrpubw
Date and Time Properties timedate.cpl
DDE Shares ddeshare
Device Manager devmgmt.msc
Direct X Control Panel ( if
installed )
Direct X Troubleshooter dxdiag
Disk Cleanup Utility cleanmgr
Disk Defragment dfrg.msc
Disk Partition Manager diskmgmt.msc
Display Properties control desktop
Display Properties desk.cpl
Display Properties
(w/Appearance Tab Preselected )
control color
Dr. Watson System
Troubleshooting Utility
Driver Verifier Utility verifier
Ethereal ( if installed ) ethereal
Event Viewer eventvwr.msc
Files and Settings Transfer
File Signature Verification
Findfast findfast.cpl
Firefox firefox
Folders Properties control folders
Fonts fonts
Fonts Folder fonts
Free Cell Card Game freecell
Game Controllers joy.cpl
Group Policy Editor ( xp pro
Hearts Card Game mshearts
Help and Support helpctr
Hyperterminal hypertrm
Hotline Client hotlineclient
Iexpress Wizard iexpress
Indexing Service ciadv.msc
Internet Connection Wizard icwonn1
Internet Properties inetcpl.cpl
Internet Setup Wizard inetwiz
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
ipconfig /release
IP Configuration (Renew All
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 )
Java Control Panel ( if
installed )
Keyboard Properties control keyboard
Local Security Settings secpol.msc
Local Users and Groups lusrmgr.msc
Logs You Out of Windows logoff
Malicious Software Removal
Microsoft Access ( if
installed )
Microsoft Chat winchat
Microsoft Excel ( if
installed )
Microsoft Diskpart diskpart
Microsoft Frontpage ( if
installed )
Microsoft Movie Maker moviemk
Microsoft Management Console mmc
Microsoft Narrator narrator
Microsoft Paint mspaint
Microsoft Powerpoint powerpnt
Microsoft Word ( if installed
Microsoft Syncronization Tool mobsync
Minesweeper Game winmine
Mouse Properties control mouse
Mouse Properties main.cpl
MS-Dos Editor edit
MS-Dos FTP ftp
Nero ( if installed ) nero
Netmeeting conf
Network Connections control netconnections
Network Connections ncpa.cpl
Network Setup Wizard netsetup.cpl
Notepad notepad
Nview Desktop Manager ( if
installed )
Object Packager packager
ODBC Data Source
ODBC Data Source
On Screen Keyboard osk
Opens AC3 Filter ( if
installed )
Outlook Express msimn
Paint pbrush
Password Properties password.cpl
Performance Monitor perfmon.msc
Performance Monitor perfmon
Phone and Modem Options telephon.cpl
Phone Dialer dialer
Pinball Game pinball
Power Configuration powercfg.cpl
Printers and Faxes control printers
Printers Folder printers
Private Characters Editor eudcedit
Quicktime ( if installed ) quicktime.cpl
Quicktime Player ( if
installed )
Real Player ( if installed ) realplay
Regional Settings intl.cpl
Registry Editor regedit
Registry Editor regedit32
Remote Access Phonebook rasphone
Remote Desktop mstsc
Removable Storage ntmsmgr.msc
Removable Storage Operator
Resultant Set of Policy ( xp
pro )
Scanners and Cameras sticpl.cpl
Scheduled Tasks control schedtasks
Security Center wscui.cpl
Services services.msc
Shared Folders fsmgmt.msc
Sharing Session rtcshare
Shuts Down Windows shutdown
Sounds Recorder sndrec32
Sounds and Audio mmsys.cpl
Spider Solitare Card Game spider
SQL Client Configuration clicongf
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 Settings)
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 Information msinfo32
System Properties sysdm.cpl
Task Manager taskmgr
TCP Tester tcptest
Telnet Client telnet
Tweak UI ( if installed ) tweakui
User Account Management nusrmgr.cpl
Utility Manager utilman
Volume Serial Number for C: label
Volume Control sndvol32
Windows Address Book wab
Windows Address Book Import
Windows Backup Utility ( if
installed )
Windows Explorer explorer
Windows Firewall firewall.cpl
Windows Installer Details msiexec
Windows Magnifier magnify
Windows Management
Windows Media Player wmplayer
Windows Messenger msnsgs
Windows Picture Import Wizard
(Need camera connected)
Windows System Security Tool syskey
Windows Script host settings wscript
Widnows Update Launches wupdmgr
Windows Version ( shows your
windows version )
Windows XP Tour Wizard tourstart
Wordpad write
Zoom Utility igfxzoom

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