A List of Run Commands for Windows 7

Windows logo key + R

Administrative Tools

Administrative Tools = control admintools

Authorization Manager = azman.msc

Component Services = dcomcnfg

Certificate Manager = certmgr.msc

Direct X Troubleshooter = dxdiag

Display Languages = lpksetup

ODBC Data Source Administrator = odbcad32

File Signature Verification Tool = sigverif

Group Policy Editor = gpedit.msc

Add Hardware Wizard = hdwwiz.cpl

iSCSI Initiator = iscsicpl

Iexpress Wizard = iexpress

Local Security Settings = secpol.msc

Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool = msdt

Microsoft Management Console = mmc

Print management = printmanagement.msc

Printer User Interface = printui

Problems Steps Recorder = psr

People Near Me = p2phost

Registry Editor = regedit or regedt32

Resoure Monitor = resmon

System Configuration Utility = msconfig

Resultant Set of Policy = rsop.msc

SQL Server Client Configuration = cliconfg

Task Manager = taskmgr

Trusted Platform Module = tpm.msc

TPM Security Hardware = TpmInit

Windows Remote Assistance = msra

Windows Share Folder Creation Wizard = shrpubw

Windows Standalong Update Manager = wusa

Windows System Security Tool = syskey

Windows Script Host Settings = wscript

Windows Version = winver

Windows Firewall with Advanced Security = wf.msc

Windows Memory Diagnostic = MdSched

Windows Malicious Removal Tool = mrt
Computer Management

Computer Management = compmgmt.msc or CompMgmtLauncher

Task Scheduler = control schedtasks

Event Viewer = eventvwr.msc

Shared Folders/MMC = fsmgmt.msc

Local Users and Groups = lusrmgr.msc

Performance Monitor = perfmon.msc

Device Manager = devmgmt.msc

Disk Management = diskmgmt.msc

Services = services.msc

Windows Management Infrastructure = wmimgmt.msc
Conrtol Panel

Control Panel = control

Action Center= wscui.cpl

Autoplay = control.exe /name Microsoft.autoplay

Backup and Restore = sdclt

Create a System Repair disc = recdisc

BDE Administrator = bdeadmin.cpl

Color Management = colorcpl

Credential Manager = control.exe /name Microsoft.CredentialManager

Credential Manager Stored User Names and Passwords = credwiz

Date and Time Properties = timedate.cpl

Default Programs = control.exe /name Microsoft.DefaultPrograms

Set Program Access and Computer Defaults = control appwiz.cpl,,3 or ComputerDefaults

Devices and Printers = control printers

Devices and Printers Add a Device = DevicePairingWizard

Display = dpiscaling

Screen Resolution = desk.cpl

Display Color Calibration = dccw

Cleartype Text Tuner = cttune

Folders Options = control folders

Fonts = control fonts

Getting Started = GettingStarted

HomeGroup = control.exe /name Microsoft.HomeGroup

Indexing Options = control.exe /name Microsoft.IndexingOptions

Internet Properties = inetcpl.cpl

Keyboard = control keyboard

Location and Other Sensors = control.exe /name Microsoft.LocationandOtherSensors

Location Notifications = LocationNotifications

Mouse = control mouse or main.cpl

Network and Sharing Center = control.exe /name Microsoft.NetworkandSharingCenter

Network Connections = control netconnections or ncpa.cpl

Notification Area Icons = control.exe /name Microsoft.NotificationAreaIcons

Parental Controls = control.exe /name Microsoft.ParentalControls

Performance Information = control.exe /name Microsoft.PerformanceInformationandTools

Personalization = control desktop

Windows Color and Appearance = control color

Phone and Modem Options = telephon.cpl

Power Configuration = powercfg.cpl

Programs and Features = appwiz.cpl or control appwiz.cpl

Optional Features Manager = optionalfeatures or control appwiz.cpl,,2

Recovery = control.exe /name Microsoft.Recovery

Regional and Language = intl.cpl

RemoteApp = control.exe /name Microsoft.RemoteAppandDesktopConnections

Sound = mmsys.cpl

Volume Mixer = sndvol

System Properties = sysdm.cpl or Windows logo key + Pause/Break

SP ComputerName Tab = SystemPropertiesComputerName

SP Hardware Tab = SystemPropertiesHardware

SP Advanced Tab = SystemPropertiesAdvanced

SP Performance = SystemPropertiesPerformance

SP Data Execution Prevention = SystemPropertiesDataExecutionPrevention

SP Protection Tab = SystemPropertiesProtection

SP Remote Tab = SystemPropertiesRemote

Windows Activation = slui

Windows Activation Phone Numbers = slui 4

Taskbar and Start Menu = control.exe /name Microsoft.TaskbarandStartMenu

Troubleshooting = control.exe /name Microsoft.Troubleshooting

User Accounts = control.exe /name Microsoft.UserAccounts

User Account Control Settings = UserAccountControlSettings

User Accounts Windows 2000/domain version = netplwiz or control userpasswords2

Encryption File System = rekeywiz

Windows Anytime Upgrade = WindowsAnytimeUpgradeui

Windows Anytime Upgrade Results = WindowsAnytimeUpgradeResults

Windows CardSpace = control.exe /name Microsoft.cardspace

Windows Firewall = firewall.cpl

WindowsSideshow = control.exe /name Microsoft.WindowsSideshow

Windows Update App Manager = wuapp

Calculator = calc

Command Prompt = cmd

Connect to a Network Projector = NetProj

Presentation Settings = PresentationSettings

Connect to a Projector = displayswitch or Windows logo key + P

Notepad = notepad

Microsoft Paint = mspaint.exe

Remote Desktop Connection = mstsc

Run = Windows logo key + R

Snipping Tool = snippingtool

Sound Recorder = soundrecorder

Sticky Note = StikyNot

Sync Center = mobsync

Windows Mobility Center (Only on Laptops) = mblctr or Windows logo key + X

Windows Explorer = explorer or Windows logo key + E

Wordpad = write

Ease of Access Center = utilman or Windows logo key + U

Magnifier = magnify

Narrator = Narrator

On Screen Keyboard = osk

Private Character Editor = eudcedit

Character Map = charmap

Ditilizer Calibration Tool = tabcal

Disk Cleanup Utility = cleanmgr

Defragment User Interface = dfrgui

Internet Explorer = iexplore

Rating System = ticrf

Internet Explorer (No Add-ons) = iexplore -extoff

Internet Explorer (No Home) = iexplore about:blank

Phone Dialer = dialer

Printer Migration = PrintBrmUi

System Information = msinfo32

System Restore = rstrui

Windows Easy Transfer = migwiz

Windows Media Player = wmplayer

Windows Media Player DVD Player = dvdplay

Windows Fax and Scan Cover Page Editor = fxscover

Windows Fax and Scan = wfs

Windows Image Acquisition = wiaacmgr

Windows PowerShell ISE = powershell_ise

Windows PowerShell = powershell

XPS Viewer = xpsrchvw

Open Documents folder = documents

Open Pictures folder = pictures

Open Music folder = music

Open Videos folder = videos

Open Downloads folder = downloads

Open Favorites folder = favorites

Open Recent folder = recent

Logs out of Windows = logoff

Locks User Account = Windows logo Key + L

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