Start Menu Commands List

 

“Almost any tool in Windows can be run by typing the appropriate command in the open box, search box or at a command prompt.”

 

Note: Your computer may not have all of the tools listed in this list as your Windows installation may not include all of these components, or have had components previously removed or damaged.

 

 

   Tool Executed

   Accessibility Options

Accessibility Wizard

   Add New Hardware

   Add/Remove Programs

Add Hardware Wizard

Add/Remove Programs

Administrative Tools

Automatic Updates

Bluetooth Transfer Wizard

Calculator

Certificate Manager

Character Map

Check Disk Utility

Clipboard Viewer

Command Prompt

Component Services

Computer Management

Control Panel

Date and Time Properties

DDE Shares

Device Manager

Direct X Control Panel

Direct X Troubleshooter

Disk Cleanup Utility

Disk Defragment

Disk Management

Disk Partition Manager

Display Properties

Display Properties

Driver Verifier Utility

Date/Time Properties

  Display Properties  

Event Viewer

Files and Settings Transfer Tool

File Signature Verification Tool

Findfast

FindFast

   Fonts Folder

Folders Properties

Fonts

Fonts Folder

Game Controllers

Group Policy Editor (XP Prof)

Help and Support

HyperTerminal

Iexpress Wizard

Indexing Service

Internet Connection Wizard

Internet Explorer

Internet Properties

Internet Setup Wizar

Display IP Connection Configuration

Display DNS Cache Contents

Delete DNS Cache Contents

Release All Connections

Renew All Connections

Refreshes DHCP & Re-Registers DN)     

Display DHCP Class ID

Modifies DHCP Class ID  

Internet Properties

   Joystick Properties

   Keyboard Properties

Keyboard Properties

Local Security Settings

Local Users and Groups

Logs You Out Of Windows

   Microsoft Exchang or WMessaging

   Microsoft Mail Post Office

   Modem Properties

   Mouse Properties

   Multimedia Properties

Malicious Software Removal Tool

Microsoft Movie Maker

Microsoft Paint

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Syncronization Tool

Mouse Properties

Mouse Properties

Network Connections

Network Connections

Network Setup Wizard

Notepad

Network Properties

On Screen Keyboard

Password Properties

Performance Monitor

Performance Monitor

Phone and Modem

Power Configuration

Printers and Faxes

Printers Folder

Private Character Editor

   Printers Folder

   Regional Settings

Regional Settings

Registry Editor

Remote Access Phonebook          

Remote Desktop

Removable Storage

Removable Storage Operator Requests

Resultant Set of Policy

Scanners and Cameras

Scheduled Tasks control

Security Center

Services

Shared Folders

Shuts Down Windows

Sounds and Audio

System Configuration Editor

System Configuration

System File Checker Utility

System Information

System Properties

   Scanners and Cameras

   Sound Properties

   System Properties

Task Manager

TCP Tester

User Account Management

Utility Manager

Windows Address Book

Windows Address Book Import Utility

Windows Firewall

Windows Magnifier

Windows Management Infrastructure

Windows System Security Tool

Windows Update Launches

Show which version of windows

Wordpad


Command Entered

access.cpl

accwiz

sysdm.cpl

 control appwiz.cpl

hdwwiz.cpl

appwiz.cpl

control admintools

wuaucpl.cpl

fsquirt

calc

certmgr.msc

charmap

chkdsk

clipbrd

cmd

dcomcnfg

compmgmt.msc

control

timedate.cpl

ddeshare

devmgmt.msc

directx.cpl

dxdiag

cleanmgr

dfrg.msc

diskmgmt.msc

diskpart

control desktop

desk.cpl

verifier

control timedate.cpl

desk.cpl

eventvwr.msc

migwiz

sigverif

findfast.cpl

control findfast.cpl

control fonts

folders

ontrol fonts

fonts

joy.cpl

gpedit.msc

helpctr

hypertrm

iexpress

ciadv.msc

icwconn1

iexplore

inetcpl.cpl

inetwiz

ipconfig /all

ipconfig /displaydns

ipconfig /flushdns

ipconfig /release

ipconfig /renew

ipconfig /registerdns

ipconfig /showclassid

ipconfig /setclassid

control inetcpl.cpl

joy.cpl

control main.cpl keyboard

control keyboard

secpol.msc

lusrmgr.msc

logoff

control mlcfg32.cpl

 control wgpocpl.cpl

control modem.cpl

control main.cpl

 control mmsys.cpl

mrt

moviemk

mspaint

winword

mobsync

control mouse

main.cpl

control netconnections

ncpa.cpl

netsetup.cpl

notepad

control netcpl.cpl

osk

password.cpl

perfmon.msc

perfmon

telephon.cpl

powercfg.cpl

control printers

printers

eudcedit

control printers

control intl.cpl

intl.cpl

regedit

rasphone

mstsc

ntmsmgr.msc

ntmsoprq.msc

rsop.msc

sticpl.cpl

schedtasks

wscui.cpl

services.msc

fsmgmt.msc

shutdown

mmsys.cpl

sysedit

msconfig

sfc /scannow

msinfo32

sysdm.cpl

control sticpl.cpl

 control mmsys.cpl sounds

  control sysdm.cpl

taskmgr

tcptest

nusrmgr.cpl

utilman

wab

wabmig

firewall.cpl

magnify

wmimgmt.msc

syskey

wupdmgr

winver

write