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Windows XP Commands , That Command Prompt Can Run

We are going to discuss Windows XP Commands, that Windows XP Command Prompt Can Run. The command prompt can run from its own window by invoking the Windows XP command interpreter. Which is provided by the file cmd.exe located in the folder WindowsSystem32.

It is even possible to run a separate command prompt shell inside another command prompt window.

Example: If you want Disk Partition Manager Just type ” diskpart ” in your command prompt you will see the following window:

 

Disk Partition Manager

 

Windows XP command Which Runs On Prompt Window

Run The Following Windows XP Commands

IP Configuration (Display DHCP Class ID)
ipconfig /showclassid

IP Configuration (Renew All Connections)
ipconfig /renew

IP Configuration (Refreshes DHCP & Re-Registers DNS)
ipconfig /registerdns

IP Configuration
(Display DNS Cache Contents)

ipconfig /displaydns

IP Configuration
(Delete DNS Cache Contents)

ipconfig /flushdns

Password Properties
password.cpl

Folders Properties
control folders

File Signature Verification Tool
sigverif

Driver Verifier Utility
verifier

Display Properties
control desktop

Performance Monitor
perfmon.msc

Performance Monitor
perfmon

Java Control Panel (If Installed)
jpicpl32.cpl

Java Control Panel (If Installed)
javaws

Keyboard Properties
control keyboard

Local Security Settings
secpol.msc

Local Users and Groups
lusrmgr.msc

Logs You Out Of Windows
logoff

Mcft Chat
winchat

Minesweeper Game
winmine

Mouse Properties
control mouse

Mouse Properties
main.cpl

Network Connections
control netconnections

Network Connections
ncpa.cpl

Network Setup Wizard
netsetup.cpl

Notepad
notepad

Nview Desktop Manager (If Installed)
nvtuicpl.cpl

Object Packager
packager

ODBC Data Source Administrator
odbccp32.cpl

On Screen Keyboard
osk

Opens AC3 Filter (If Installed)
ac3filter.cpl

Telnet Client
telnet

User Account Management
nusrmgr.cpl

Utility Manager
utilman

Windows Firewall
firewall.cpl

Windows Magnifier
magnify

Windows Management Infrastructure
wmimgmt.msc

Windows System Security Tool
syskey

Windows Update Launches
wupdmgr

Windows XP Tour Wizard
tourstart

Wordpad
write

Indexing Service
ciadv.msc

Internet Properties
inetcpl.cpl

Fonts Folder
fonts

Free Cell Card Game
freece

Disk Defragment
dfrg.msc

Disk Management
diskmgmt.msc

Device Manager
devmgmt.msc

Direct X Control Panel (If Installed)*
directx.cpl

Accessibility Controls
access.cpl

Hardware Wizard
hdwwiz.cpl

Administrative Tools
control admintools

Check Disk Utility
chkdsk

Automatic Updates
wuaucpl.cpl

Bluetooth Transfer Wizard
fsquirt

Disk Cleanup Utility
cleanmgr

Clipboard Viewer
clipbrd

DDE Shares
ddeshare

IP Configuration (Modifies DHCP Class ID)
ipconfig /setclassid

IP Configuration (Display Connection Configuration)
ipconfig /all

IP Configuration (Release All Connections)
ipconfig /release

Phone and Modem Options
telephon.cpl

Power Configuration
powercfg.cpl

Printers and Faxes
control printers

Printers Folder
printers

Private Character Editor
eudcedit

Quicktime (If Installed)
QuickTime.cpl

Regional Settings
intl.cpl

Registry Editor
regedit

Registry Editor
regedit32

Remote Desktop
mstsc

Removable Storage
ntmsmgr.msc

Removable Storage Operator Requests
ntmsoprq.msc

Resultant Set of Policy (XP Prof)
rsop.msc

Scanners and Cameras
sticpl.cpl

Direct X Troubleshooter
dxdiag

Scheduled Tasks
control schedtasks

Security Center
wscui.cpl

Services
services.msc

Shared Folders
fsmgmt.msc

Shuts Down Windows
shutdown

Sounds and Audio
mmsys.cpl

Spider solitaire Card Game
spider

SQL Client Configuration
cliconfg

System Configuration Editor
sysedit


System Configuration Utility

msconfig

System File Checker Utility (Scan Immediately)
sfc /scannow

System File Checker Utility (Scan Once At Next Boot)
sfc /scanonce

System File Checker Utility (Scan On Every Boot)
sfc /scanboot

System File Checker Utility (Return to Default Setting)
sfc /revert

System File Checker Utility (Purge File Cache)
sfc /purgecache

System File Checker Utility (Set Cache Size to size x)
sfc /cachesize=x

System Properties
sysdm.cpl

Task Manager
taskmgr

Group Policy Editor (XP Prof)
gpedit.msc

Hearts Card Game
mshearts

Event Viewer
eventvwr.msc

Findfast
findfast.cpl

Display Properties
desk.cpl

Display Properties (w/Appearance Tab Preselected)
control color

Calculator
calc

Game Controllers
joy.cpl

DDE Shares
ddeshare

Fonts

control fonts

Fonts
control fonts

Iexpress Wizard
iexpress

Character Map
charmap

Add/Remove Programs
appwiz.cpl

Command Prompt
cmd

Component Services
dcomcnfg

Date and Time Properties
timedate.cpl

Display Properties
control desktop

Direct X Troubleshooter
dxdiag

 

Just Copy And Paste The above commands In Your Command Prompt And The Power of Windows XP commands.

About Sandeep Kale

Sandeep Kale, Founder and chief editor of Tricks Window. He is a Software Engineer and a self developed blogger and designer behind Tricks Window. He lives in Pune, India. If you like This post, you can follow Tips And Tricks Window on Twitter OR Subscribe to Tricks Window feed via RSS OR EMAIL to receive instant updates.

One comment

  1. Just wanted to give you a shout from the valley of the sun, great information. Much appreciated.

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