List of Short Name of Programs | Windows 7/8/10

List of Short Name of Programs Windows 7 8 10
List of Short Name of Programs Windows 7 8 10

Hey guys, Here we have presented a list of short name of programs (windows programs). Using these short name of programs you don’t need to create a shortcut of program, you don’t need to remember a very very long and complex address/path of programs.

How to Use Short Name of Programs in Windows?

Using these short names, anyone can open windows programs within a second without knowing programs actual path or without using a shortcut. It doesn’t matter if program is either a windows pre-installed program or any other program which is installed by you. What your only need is short name of program, just a short name. Let’s start.

Press windows button and R from keyboard simultaneously. Then type a short name of program and press Enter. And your program is running now. To know in more details: Read Here.

List of Basic Short Name

Description of ProgramShort Name of Program

List of: A-C

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Adding a New Devicedevicepairingwizard
Add Hardware Wizardhdwwiz
Backup and Restoresdclt
Character Mapcharmap
ClearType Tunercttune
Color Managementcolorcpl
Command Promptcmd
Computer Managementcompmgmt.msc / compmgmtlauncher
Connect to a Projectordisplayswitch
Control Panelcontrol
Create a System Repair Discrecdisc

List of: D

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Date and Timetimedate.cpl
Device Managerdevmgmt.msc
Device Managerhdwwiz.cpl
Device Pairing Wizarddevicepairingwizard
Diagnostics Troubleshooting Wizardmsdt
Digitizer Calibration Tooltabcal
DirectX Diagnostic Tooldxdiag
Disk Cleanupcleanmgr
Disk Defragmenterdfrgui
Disk Managementdiskmgmt.msc
Display Color Calibrationdccw
Display Switchdisplayswitch
DPAPI Key Migration Wizarddpapimig
Driver Verifier Managerverifier

List of: E-I

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Ease of Access Centerutilman
EFS Wizardrekeywiz
Event Viewereventvwr.msc
Game Controllersjoy.cpl
Getting Startedgettingstarted
IExpress Wizardiexpress
Internet Exploreriexplore
Internet Optionsinetcpl.cpl
iSCSI Initiator Configuration Tooliscsicpl

List of: L-M

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Language Pack Installerlpksetup
Local Group Policy Editorgpedit.msc
Local Security Policysecpol.msc
Local Users and Groupslusrmgr.msc
Manage Your File Encryption Certificatesrekeywiz
Math Input Panelmip
Microsoft Management Consolemmc
Microsoft Support Diagnostic Toolmsdt

List of: N-O

Description of Program Short Name of Program
NAP Client Configurationnapclcfg.msc
Network Connectionsncpa.cpl
New Scan Wizardwiaacmgr
ODBC Data Source Administratorodbcad32
ODBC Driver Configurationodbcconf
On-Screen Keyboardosk

List of: P

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Pen and Touchtabletpc.cpl
People Near Mecollab.cpl
Performance Monitorperfmon.msc
Performance Optionssystempropertiesperformance
Phone and Modemtelephon.cpl
Phone Dialerdialer
Power Optionspowercfg.cpl
Presentation Settingspresentationsettings
Print Managementprintmanagement.msc
Printer Migrationprintbrmui
Printer User Interfaceprintui
Private Character Editoreudcedit
Problem Steps Recorderpsr
Programs and Featuresappwiz.cpl
Protected Content Migrationdpapimig

List of: R

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Region and Languageintl.cpl
Registry Editorregedit
Registry Editor 32regedt32
Remote Access Phonebookrasphone
Remote Desktop Connectionmstsc
Resource Monitorresmon
Resultant Set of Policyrsop.msc

List of: S

Description of Program Short Name of Program
SAM Lock Toolsyskey
Screen Resolutiondesk.cpl
Securing the Windows Account Databasesyskey
Window Servicesservices.msc
Set Program Access and Computer Defaultscomputerdefaults
Share Creation Wizardshrpubw
Shared Foldersfsmgmt.msc
Snipping Toolsnippingtool
Sound recordersoundrecorder
SQL Server Client Network Utilitycliconfg
Sticky Notesstikynot
Stored User Names and Passwordscredwiz
Sync Centermobsync
System Configurationmsconfig
System Informationmsinfo32
System Propertiessysdm.cpl
System Properties (Computer Name Tab)systempropertiescomputername
System Restorerstrui

List of: T-V

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Task Managertaskmgr
Task Schedulertaskschd.msc
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Managementtpm.msc
User Account Control Settingsuseraccountcontrolsettings
Volume Mixersndvol

List of: W

Description of Program Short Name of Program
Windows Action Centerwscui.cpl
Windows Activation Clientslui
Windows Anytime Upgrade Resultswindowsanytimeupgraderesults
Windows Disc Image Burning Toolisoburn
Windows DVD Makerdvdmaker
Windows Easy Transfermigwiz
Windows Explorerexplorer
Windows Fax and Scanwfs
Windows Featuresoptionalfeatures
Windows Firewallfirewall.cpl
Windows Firewall with Advanced Securitywf.msc
Windows Journaljournal
Windows Media Playerwmplayer
Windows Memory Diagnostic Schedulermdsched
Windows Mobility Centermblctr
Windows PowerShellpowershell
Windows PowerShell ISEpowershell_ise
Windows Remote Assistancemsra
Windows Repair Discrecdisc
Windows Script Hostwscript
Windows Updatewuapp
Windows Update Standalone Installerwusa
Windows Versionwinver
WMI Managementwmimgmt.msc

List of: X

Description of Program Short Name of Program
XPS Viewerxpsrchvw

Now, you know very well about short name of programs used in windows. If this post helped you then please share it with your friends and family to know about it. If you have any questions then feel free to ask in comment section. We will try our best to help you. Have a great time.

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