List of Windows tools

Tool Shortcut Name Description calc Calculator Launches the Calculator charmap Character Map Loads the Character Map which enables you to browse and copy characters. cleanmgr Disk Cleanup Starts Disk Cleanup to remove temporary and no longer needed files from the Windows machine cmd Command Prompt Loads the Command Prompt window to work on the command line. colorcpl Color Management Manage displays and color profiles. control Control Panel Loads the Windows Control Panel credwiz Stored User Names and Passwords Back up or restore your stored user names and passwords dcomcnfg Component Services Loads the Component Services management interface. defrag Defragment and optimize drives dfrgui Optimize Drives List connected drives, optimization status, and option to analyze or optimize manually. dialer Phone Dialer Phone Dialer interface to call someone dpiscaling DPI Scaling Opens the DPI preferences. dxdiag DirectX Diagnostic Tool Run diagnostics on the system’s DirectX capabilities. eudcedit Private Character Editor Create letters or logos for your font library. eventvwr Event Viewer Opens the Windows Event Viewer. fonts Fonts Opens the Fonts folder iexpress Iexpress Wizard Create self-extracting and/or self-installing package fsquirt Bluetooth File Transfer Program to send or receive files using Bluetooth iexplore Internet Explorer Starts the Internet Explorer web browser/td> lpksetup Install or uninstall display languages Lets you install or uninstall display languages on Windows magnify Magnifier Opens the Accessibility tool Magnifier mblctr Windows Mobility Center Control brightness, volume, power and screen on mobile devices mdsched Windows Memory Diagnostics Run tests to find out if memory problems exist migwiz Opens WindowsSystem32migwiz mmc Microsoft Management Console Opens the Microsoft Management Console interface mobsync Sync Center Loads the Sync Center Control Panel applet mrt Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool Loads the Malicious Software Removal Tool to remove viruses and other dangerous files. msconfig System Configuration Configure startup and boot, and services. msdt Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool msinfo32 System Information Displays information on system hardware, and software. mspaint Microsoft Paint Loads the image viewer and editor msra Windows Remote Assistance Offer or receive remote assistance mstsc Remote Desktop Connection Connect to a remote desktop netplwiz User Accounts Manage Windows users acocunts notepad Notepad Opens the text editor optionalfeatures Windows Features Loads Windows Features to turn features on or off. osk On-Screen Keyboard Displays the on-screen keyboard for input perfmon Performance Monitor Loads the Performance Monitor to manage system performance prefetch Prefetch Folder Opens WindowsPrefetch printbrmui Printer Migration Import Printer queues and drivers to a file, or export the data. presentationsettings Presentation Settings Opens Presentation Settings (mobile only) rasphone Remote Access Phone Book Remote Access Phone Book regedit Registry Editor Launches the Windows Registry Editor rekeywiz Encrypting File System Manage file encryption certificates rstrui System Restore Restore system files and settings shrpubw Create a shared folder wizard Wizard to create new shared folders sigverif File Signature Verification Check and configure file signature verification slui Windows Activation Change product key sndvol Volume Mixer Manager volumes for individual apps and globally snippingtool Snipping Tool Capture screenshots Systempropertiesadvanced System Properties Displays the Advanced tab of the System Properties Systempropertiescomputername System Properties Displays the Computer Name tab of System Properties Systempropertieshardware System Properties Loads the Hardware tab of the System Properties Systempropertiesperformance Performance options Tweak performance related settings. Systempropertiesprotection System Properties Loads the System Protection tab of System Properties Systempropertiesremote System Properties Loads the Remote tab of System Properties syskey Securing the Windows Account Database Configure Accounts database to enable additional encryption system.ini system.ini Loads the file system.ini tabcal Digitizer Calibration Tool Calibrate digitizers taskmgr Task Manager Loads the Windows Task Manager interface telnet Telnet Telnet interface utilman Accessibility Opens Accessibility options verifier Driver Verifier Manager Verify installed drivers wab Opens the contacts folder of the signed in user wabmig Import to Windows Contacts Import files with contact information to Windows Contacts wiaacmgr Windows Scan Loads the scan interface if a scanner is installed win.ini win.ini Loads the file win.ini winver Windows Version Displays Windows version information wmplayer Windows Media Player Loads the multimedia player write WordPad Loads the WordPad editor

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