Solid List of XP command line utilities for the Newbie's

Discussion in 'General Technical' started by Jason, Jul 9, 2007.

  1. Jason


    Sep 26, 2005
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    As microsoft windows Vistabecome more and more user friendly, people tend to forget how to call a specific command from a command line in Xp. Especially when troublshooting connectivityproblems between an XP and Vista machine.Here are the list of command that i always use at the Run Command. You can perform your task faster if you know the exact command [​IMG]

    <SPAN id=more-28></SPAN><UL><LI>cmd - Command Prompt <LI>dxdiag - Direct X Diagnostic Tools <LI>ipconfig /flushdns - IP Configuration (Delete DNS Cache Contents) <LI>control netconnections - Network and Dial up Connection <LI>msconfig - System Configuration Utility <LI>notepad - Notepad <LI>regedit - Registry Editor <LI>services.msc - Service <LI>shutdown - Shutdown computer <LI>tracert (hostname or IP) - Trace Route <LI>winmine - Minesweeper Game <LI>wupdmgr - Windows Update Launches <LI>write - Wordpad </LI>[/list]
    Jason, Jul 9, 2007
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