Some Useful DOS Commands (Run window Command )

Sr. No. To Access…. Run Command
1 Accessibility Controls access.cpl
2 Add Hardware Wizard hdwwiz.cpl
3 Add/Remove Programs appwiz.cpl
4 Administrative Tools control admintools
5 Automatic Updates wuaucpl.cpl
6 Bluetooth Transfer Wizard fsquirt
7 Calculator calc
8 Certificate Manager certmgr.msc
9 Character Map charmap
10 Check Disk Utility chkdsk
11 Clipboard Viewer clipbrd
12 Command Prompt cmd
13 Component Services dcomcnfg
14 Computer Management compmgmt.msc
15 Date and Time Properties timedate.cpl
16 DDE Shares ddeshare
17 Device Manager devmgmt.msc
18 Direct X Control Panel (if installed)* directx.cpl
19 Direct X Troubleshooter dxdiag
20 Disk Cleanup Utility cleanmgr
21 Disk Defragment dfrg.msc
22 Disk Management diskmgmt.msc
23 Disk Partition Manager diskpart
24 Display Properties control desktop
25 Display Properties desk.cpl
26 Display Properties (w/Appearance Tab Preselected) control color
27 Dr. Watson System Troubleshooting Utility drwtsn32
28 Driver Verifier Utility verifier
29 Event Viewer eventvwr.msc
30 File Signature Verification Tool sigverif
31 Findfast findfast.cpl
32 Folders Properties folders
33 Fonts control fonts
34 Fonts Folder fonts
35 Free Cell Card Game freecell
36 Game Controllers joy.cpl
37 Group Policy Editor (XP Prof) gpedit.msc
38 Hearts Card Game mshearts
39 Iexpress Wizard iexpress
40 Indexing Service ciadv.msc
41 Internet Properties inetcpl.cpl
42 IP Configuration (Display Connection Configuration) ipconfig /all
43 IP Configuration (Display DNS Cache Contents) ipconfig /displaydns
44 IP Configuration (Delete DNS Cache Contents) ipconfig /flushdns
45 IP Configuration (Release All Connections) ipconfig /release
46 IP Configuration (Renew All Connections) ipconfig /renew
47 IP Configuration (Refreshes DHCP & Re-Registers DNS) ipconfig /registerdns
48 IP Configuration (Display DHCP Class ID) ipconfig /showclassid
49 IP Configuration (Modifies DHCP Class ID) ipconfig /setclassid
50 Java Control Panel (if installed) jpicpl32.cpl
51 Java Control Panel (if installed) javaws
52 Keyboard Properties control keyboard
53 Local Security Settings secpol.msc
54 Local Users and Groups lusrmgr.msc
55 Logs You Out Of Windows logoff
56 Microsoft Chat winchat
57 Microsoft Excel excel
58 Microsoft Word winword
59 Minesweeper Game winmine
60 Mouse Properties control mouse
61 Mouse Properties main.cpl
62 Network Connections control netconnections
63 Network Connections ncpa.cpl
64 Network Setup Wizard netsetup.cpl
65 Notepad notepad
66 Nview Desktop Manager (if installed) nvtuicpl.cpl
67 Object Packager packager
68 ODBC Data Source Administrator odbccp32.cpl
69 On Screen Keyboard osk
70 Opens AC3 Filter (if installed) ac3filter.cpl
71 Password Properties password.cpl
72 Performance Monitor perfmon.msc
73 Performance Monitor perfmon
74 Phone and Modem Options telephon.cpl
75 Power Configuration powercfg.cpl
76 Printers and Faxes control printers
77 Printers Folder printers
78 Private Character Editor eudcedit
79 Quicktime (If Installed) QuickTime.cpl
80 Regional Settings intl.cpl
81 Registry Editor regedit
82 Registry Editor regedit32
83 Remote Desktop mstsc
84 Removable Storage ntmsmgr.msc
85 Removable Storage Operator Requests ntmsoprq.msc
86 Resultant Set of Policy (XP Prof) rsop.msc
87 Scanners and Cameras sticpl.cpl
88 Scheduled Tasks control schedtasks
89 Security Center wscui.cpl
90 Services services.msc
91 Shared Folders fsmgmt.msc
92 Shuts Down Windows shutdown
93 Sounds and Audio mmsys.cpl
94 Spider Solitare Card Game spider
95 SQL Client Configuration cliconfg
96 System Configuration Editor sysedit
97 System Configuration Utility msconfig
98 System File Checker Utility (Scan Immediately)