Top 10 Brilliant Command Prompt Hacks & Tricks You Probably Dont Know
Do you know there is a thing in Windows known as Command Prompt, There are so many hidden features in it. Like we can do different cool things by just using the Command Prompt.
So in this blog post, you will see Top 10 Brilliant Command Prompt Hacks & Tricks You Probably Dont Know.
Recommended: Useful Run-Box Commands
-A Windows (7,8,8.1,10) Operating System.
-Press [Windows Key + R], A Run box will be appeared like that:
-Now type “cmd” in the box and hit Enter, like that:
Now you have successfully Opened the Command Prompt, Just follow the Tricks given down below, and do amazing things with it.
Command Prompt Hacks & Tricks
#1 Shutdown (Your Computer)
Type “Shutdown -s” without the quotes in the “Command prompt” and then press Enter. Afterthat your computer will be shut down.
#2 Restart (Your Computer)
Type “Shutdown -r” without the quotes in the “Command Prompt” and then press Enter, Afterthat your computer will be restarted.
#3 Log-Off (Your Computer)
Type “shutdown -l” without the quotes in the “Command prompt” and press Enter. The -l command switch tells the computer to log off.
#4 Get your System’s Info
Just type “systeminfo” in the Command Prompt and then hit Enter. It will show all the information of your PC.
#5 Check all the Running Programs
Just type “Tasklist” in the Command Prompt and then Hit Enter. It will show you all the running tasks and programs in your PC.
#6 Change the Text Color in Command Prompt
You can have different colors of the text in the Command Prompt, i.e “Color a” or “Color b” just type one of them and Hit Enter and your Colors will be changed.
#7 Change the Background Color of Command Prompt
You can also change the background color in the Command Prompt, Just go to the Properties >> Colors and select the color you want and Hit Ok.
#8 Check your Computer’s IP and other Networks Information
If you want to see your IP and also the information of other networks, Just type “ipconfig/all” and Hit Enter, It will give you all the information of your IP and other Networks.
#9 Find a Website’s IP address by using Command Prompt
If you wanna see the IP address of any website, Just type “Ping www.domain.com” and Hit Enter then it will give you the IP address of the website.
#10 Exit – Close the Command Prompt
When you are all done with working in Command Prompt, There is a command to close the CMD. By using “Exit” Command you can close your Command Prompt.
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