You would have observed, like Windows XP by default, Run dialog is not available in start menu of Windows 7. If you use to do ping your network connections or use to open other apps using command line then you first need to open Run dialog by typing Run in “Search programs and files” box in start menu of Windows 7. Adding of Run dialog in start menu will definitely help you to save some seconds and also you may be able to directly open the Run dialog by just a single click. There will be no need to type Run in the “Search programs and files” box in the start menu as it already will be available there.
How to Enable Run Dialog in Start Menu in Windows 7?
To enable the Run dialog in start menu of Windows 7 just follow these steps :
- Right click on the icon located on lower left on the task bar and select properties from the contextual menu.
- Now on Taskbar and Start Menu Properties window, click on Start Menu tab and hit customize button.
- In the Customize Start Menu window navigate to Run command and enable it by click on the box provide in front of it. Finally click on OK button.
- Now to see whether Run dialog has appeared in start menu or not just click on start menu and there you can see your enabled Run command option.
You have done the job. Now to run any apps instantly by command, click on Run link and type your command there and press Enter.