Windows XP run commands collection

 

Run command increases you productivity and saves lot of time as you don’t require to access start menu to launch any application or system utility. There are several system utility which can be easily started from run command eather than locating and double clicking on executable in windows or system32 folder.

Even after using Windows XP for so many years I don’t know full list of XP Run commandsand I am sure this will true for you also, well then here is complete list of 155 Windows XP Run Commands.

Windows XP Run Command List

  1. Accessibility Controls – access.cpl
  2. Accessibility Wizard – accwiz
  3. Add Hardware – Wizardhdwwiz.cpl
  4. Add/Remove Programs – appwiz.cpl
  5. Administrative Tools control – admintools
  6. Adobe Acrobat (if installed) - acrobat
  7. Adobe Designer (if installed)- acrodist
  8. Adobe Distiller (if installed)- acrodist
  9. Adobe ImageReady (if installed)- imageready
  10. Adobe Photoshop (if installed)- photoshop
  11. Automatic Updates – wuaucpl.cpl
  12. Bluetooth Transfer Wizard – fsquirt
  13. Calculator – calc
  14. Certificate Manager – certmgr.msc
  15. Character Map – charmap
  16. Check Disk Utility – chkdsk
  17. Clipboard Viewer – clipbrd
  18. Command Prompt – cmd
  19. Component Services – dcomcnfg
  20. Computer Management – compmgmt.msc
  21. Control Panel – control
  22. Date and Time Properties – timedate.cpl
  23. DDE Shares – ddeshare
  24. Device Manager – devmgmt.msc
  25. Direct X Control Panel (If Installed)- directx.cpl
  26. Direct X Troubleshooter- dxdiag
  27. Disk Cleanup Utility- cleanmgr
  28. Disk Defragment- dfrg.msc
  29. Disk Management- diskmgmt.msc
  30. Disk Partition Manager- diskpart
  31. Display Properties (w/Appearance Tab Preselected)- control color
  32. Display Properties- control desktop
  33. Display Properties- desk.cpl
  34. Dr. Watson System Troubleshooting Utility- drwtsn32
  35. Driver Verifier Utility- verifier
  36. Event Viewer- eventvwr.msc
  37. File Signature Verification Tool- sigverif
  38. Files and Settings Transfer Tool- migwiz
  39. Findfast- findfast.cpl
  40. Firefox (if installed)- firefox
  41. Folders Properties- control folders
  42. Fonts- control fonts
  43. Fonts Folder- fonts
  44. Free Cell Card Game- freecell
  45. Game Controllers- joy.cpl
  46. Group Policy Editor (XP Prof)- gpedit.msc
  47. Hearts Card Game- mshearts
  48. Help and Support- helpctr
  49. HyperTerminal- hypertrm
  50. Iexpress Wizard- iexpress
  51. Indexing Service- ciadv.msc
  52. Internet Connection Wizard- icwconn1
  53. Internet Explorer- iexplore
  54. Internet Properties- inetcpl.cpl
  55. Internet Setup Wizard- inetwiz
  56. IP Configuration (Delete DNS Cache Contents)- ipconfig /flushdns
  57. IP Configuration (Display Connection Configuration) – ipconfi/all
  58. IP Configuration (Display DHCP Class ID)- ipconfig/showclassid
  59. IP Configuration (Display DNS Cache Contents)- ipconfig /displaydns
  60. IP Configuration (Modifies DHCP Class ID)- ipconfig /setclassid
  61. IP Configuration (Release All Connections)- ipconfig /release
  62. IP Configuration (Renew All Connections)- ipconfig /renew
  63. IP Configuration(RefreshesDHCP&Re-RegistersDNS)-ipconfig/registerdns
  64. Java Control Panel (If Installed)- javaws
  65. Java Control Panel (If Installed)- jpicpl32.cpl
  66. Keyboard Properties – control keyboard
  67. Local Security Settings – secpol.msc
  68. Local Users and Groups – lusrmgr.msc
  69. Logs You Out Of Windows – logoff…..
  70. Malicious Software Removal Tool – mrt
  71. Microsoft Access (if installed) – access.cpl
  72. Microsoft Chat – winchat
  73. Microsoft Excel (if installed) – excel
  74. Microsoft Frontpage (if installed)- frontpg
  75. Microsoft Movie Maker – moviemk
  76. Microsoft Paint – mspaint
  77. Microsoft Powerpoint (if installed)- powerpnt
  78. Microsoft Syncronization Tool – mobsync
  79. Microsoft Word (if installed)- winword
  80. Minesweeper Game – winmine
  81. Mouse Properties – control mouse
  82. Mouse Properties – main.cpl
  83. Nero (if installed)- nero
  84. Netmeeting – conf
  85. Network Connections – control netconnections
  86. Network Connections – ncpa.cpl
  87. Network Setup Wizard – netsetup.cpl
  88. Notepad – notepad
  89. Nview Desktop Manager (If Installed)- nvtuicpl.cpl
  90. Object Packager – packager
  91. ODBC Data Source Administrator- odbccp32.cpl
  92. On Screen Keyboard – osk
  93. Opens AC3 Filter (If Installed) – ac3filter.cpl
  94. Outlook Express – msimn
  95. Paint – pbrush
  96. Password Properties – password.cpl
  97. Performance Monitor – perfmon.msc
  98. Phone and Modem Options – telephon.cpl
  99. Phone Dialer – dialer
  100. Pinball Game – pinball
  101. Power Configuration – powercfg.cpl
  102. printers and Faxes – control printers
  103. Printers Folder – printers
  104. Private Character Editor – eudcedit
  105. Quicktime (If Installed)- QuickTime.cpl
  106. Real Player (if installed)- realplay
  107. Regional Settings – intl.cpl
  108. Registry Editor – regedit
  109. Registry Editor – regedit32
  110. Remote Access Phonebook – rasphone
  111. Remote Desktop – mstsc
  112. Removable Storage – ntmsmgr.msc
  113. Removable Storage Operator Requests – ntmsoprq.msc
  114. Resultant Set of Policy (XP Prof) – rsop.msc
  115. Scanners and Cameras – sticpl.cpl
  116. Scheduled Tasks – control schedtasks
  117. Security Center – wscui.cpl
  118. Services – services.msc
  119. Shared Folders – fsmgmt.msc
  120. Shuts Down Windows – shutdown
  121. Sounds and Audio – mmsys.cpl
  122. Spider Solitare Card Game – spider
  123. SQL Client Configuration – cliconfg
  124. System Configuration Editor – sysedit
  125. System Configuration Utility – msconfig
  126. System File Checker Utility (Purge File Cache)- sfc /purgecache
  127. System File Checker Utility (Return to Default Setting)- sfc /revert
  128. System File Checker Utility (Scan Immediately)- sfc /scannow
  129. System File Checker Utility (Scan On Every Boot) – sfc /scanboot
  130. System File Checker Utility (Scan Once At Next Boot)- sfc /scanonce
  131. System File Checker Utility (Set Cache Size to size x)-sfc/cachesize=x
  132. System Information – msinfo32.
  133. System Properties – sysdm.cpl
  134. Task Manager – taskmgr
  135. Task Manager – taskmgr
  136. TCP Tester – tcptest
  137. Telnet Client – telnet
  138. Tweak UI (if installed) – tweakui
  139. User Account Management- nusrmgr.cpl
  140. Utility Manager – utilman
  141. Windows Address Book – wab
  142. Windows Address Book Import Utility – wabmig
  143. Windows Backup Utility (if installed)- ntbackup
  144. Windows Explorer – explorer
  145. Windows Firewall- firewall.cpl
  146. Windows Magnifier- magnify
  147. Windows Management Infrastructure

     – wmimgmt.msc

  148. Windows Media Player – wmplayer
  149. Windows Messenger – msmsgs
  150. Windows Picture Import Wizard (need camera connected)- wiaacmgr
  151. Windows System Security Tool – syskey
  152. Windows Update Launches – wupdmgr
  153. Windows Version (to show which version of windows)- winver
  154. Windows XP Tour Wizard – tourstart
  155. Wordpad – write

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