Commands to Open Programs in Windows 7  List ▷ 2020

Surely you saw one of those hacker movies where the subjects write codes with green letters on a black screen. It seems that their fingers fly and manage to break an important security barrier.

While that has a lot of fantasy, the truth is executing actions in an operating system through commands is very practical. It just takes a little practice and of course having a list of commands that works.

In this sense, we offer you in this post all the ones you will need to run the software you have installed. They will be of great use to you until you can memorize them and look like a movie hacker.

What are the benefits of running a program through the W7 terminal?

What are the benefits of running a program through the W7 terminal?

To begin we must say that The benefits of this utility will be substantial for the average and advanced Windows users. Otherwise, you will probably not find any advantage. But nevertheless, with practice you will appreciate what this tool can offer. One of the main pros is that is able to perform tasks quickly. For example, if you need to access a specific program, it will take longer and use more resources using the file explorer.

With CMD you just have to write the location and run it. Further, there are applications that are “hidden” for superficial users. In this way the best way to access them is through a command in the system terminal. Also, thanks to is based on text, it is easy to automate certain processes or even open multiple programs at once.

List of all the commands to open a software through the Windows 7 terminal

List of all the commands to open a software through the Windows 7 terminal

But all the above text would be in vain if we didn’t offer you a list with all applications available to open with this method. They are located in files created by Windows. In other words, if you try to run third-party software, you won’t be able to do it this way. We also remind you that you can access the run menu through the combination “Windows key + R”.

Let’s see below the list of commands:

CMD

With this command you will open Symbol of the system, from where you can also run the applications by putting “Start”.

TASKMGR

This indication open task manager from Windows.

MRT

When running will open the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool.

MSINFO32

Entering this code will show the information of the Windows system and your PC.

RSTRUI

Open the Windows 7 system restorer.

SNDVOL

With this command you will enter the volume mixer.

EUDCEDIT

This prompt starts the private character editor.

DIALER

Running it will open the windows 7 phone dialer.

MAGNIFY

Entering this code will open the Windows magnifying glass.

TABTIP

Open the Windows writing pad

OSK

With this command the Windows virtual keyboard on screen.

STIKYNOT

This prompt will open the Windows 7 sticky notes.

JOURNAL

Executing it will start Windows Journal.

MOVIEMK

Entering this code you will execute the video editor Windows Movie Maker.

WMPLAYER

Open the Windows Media Player.

DVDPLAY

Run the DVD player for multimedia playback.

SOUNDRECORDER

This command start the sound recorder from Windows.

WINCHAT

Open the window of speaker settings.

CALC

Displays the windows calculator (in all versions of the OS).

SNIPPINGTOOL

This command starts the screenshot and clipping tool from Windows

NOTEPAD

Start the Memo pad.

MSPAINT

Run Paint.

CHARMAP

With this command you will open the characters map.

WAB

Shows the contact cards saved in Windows.

IEXPLORE

Opens Internet explorer even if it is not the default browser.

EXPLORER

Start the File Browser (very useful when it stops working).

MIGWIZ

Entering this command will open the Windows Easy Transfer tool.

SIGVERIF

Run the tool file signature checker.

WINVER

Will open the system information and version.

FSQUIRT

If you have unity Bluetooth, the transfer of this medium will be opened.

IEXPRESS

It will start the self-extracting archives wizard in Windows.

MBLCTR

Access the center of mobility from Windows 7.

MSRA

With this command you will enter the Remote assistance.

MSTSC

Open the connection tool remote Desktop.

MSDT

Show application of diagnostics for Microsoft technical support.

WINWORD

If you have installed Word, this command will open it.

CONTROL

Run Control Panel.

CONTROL ADMINTOOLS

Start Management tools.

KEYBOARD CONTROL

Access the Keyboard Properties.

COLOR CONTROL

This command opens the color and appearance settings.

CONTROL FOLDERS

Open options binder.

CONTROL FONTS

Access the window with the sources fonts installed in the system.

CONTROL INTERNATIONAL or INTL.CPL

Launch the configuration menu Windows region and language.

CONTROL MOUSE or MAIN.CPL

Displays the properties panel of the cursor.

CONTROL USERPASSWORDS

Access the section “User accounts” in Control Panel.

CONTROL USERPASSWORDS2 or NETPLWIZ

Open the user account manager.

CONTROL / NAME MICROSOFT.BACKUPANDRESTORECENTER

This command starts the application of backup and restore.

CONTROL PRINTERS

Shows the installed devices and printers.

APPWIZ.CPL

Start the utility “Uninstall programs”.

DESK.CPL

Access the Display properties.

HDWWIZ.CPL

Tool for add a new device.

INFOCARDCPL.CPL

Start the Windows 7 program assistant.

IRPROPS.CPL

Show devices infrared installed.

JOY.CPL

Open settings for joysticks and gaming hardware.

MMSYS.CPL

Shows the sound device properties.

SYSDM.CPL

Open the window system properties.

TELEPHON.CPL

Starts the application that displays the information about the OS location.

TIMEDATE.CPL

Open the properties of time and date.

WSCUI.CPL

Run the activities Center.

POWERCFG.CPL

Access the settings and options Energy.

CERTMGR.MSC

Launch the tool certificates of users.

COMPMGMT.MSC

Open the app Administration of Equipements.

CODCOMCNFG

Run the component service.

DEVMGMT.MSC

Show the device administrator.

EVENTVWR or EVENTVWR.MSC

Open the viewfinder from events.

FSMGMT.MSC

Access the shared folders.

SERVICES.MSC

Open the system services.

CONTROL SCHEDTASKS

Run the task scheduler.

SECPOL.MSC

Access the local security settings.

NTMSMGR.MSC

Start the external storage device manager.

NTMSOPRQ.MSC

Enter the external storage device operator request center.

WMIMGMT.MSC

Run the WMI control console.

TPM.MSC

This command will open the module manager secure platform.

PERFMON or PERFMON.MSC

Shows monitoring of system performance.

MMC

Opens Microsoft Management Control.

MDSCHED

Starts the checker memory errors.

DXDIAG

Run the DirectX diagnosis installed.

ODBCAD32

Administrator of ODBC data sources.

REGEDIT

Show the editor of records.

VERIFIER

This code will open the driver checker manager.

CLICONFG

Start the configuration of the driver checker.

USE

Run the utility manager.

COMPUTERDEFAULTS

This command open program settings defaults and accesses.

CREDWIZ

Shows the Usernames and passwords stored in Windows 7 or start the process of not having any saved.

LPKSETUP

Run the “Installer and uninstaller languages ​​to display”.

MOBSYNC

Access the Sync center.

SLUI

Run the activation checker of your operating system.

MSCONFIG

Start System configuration.

SYSKEY

Access the tool “Secure account database”.

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