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Enable the Run Command

On a standard installation of Windows 7, the "Run" command is not enabled. This command is an easy way to access various functions in 7 as well as Concordia-Portland network assets.


How to Enable

1. Click on the Windows logo located on the bottom left-hand side of the taskbar. This will bring up the Start Menu.
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2. From the Start Menu, go to the Control Panel link located in the middle-right of the Menu. This will bring up the Control Panel.
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3. Switch to Classic View by selecting "Small Icons" in the drop down.
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4. Click the Taskbar and Start Menu icon.
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5. Click on the Start Menu tab then the Customize... button highlighted in red in this below screenshot. This will bring up the Customize Start Menu dialog box.
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6. Scroll down to the "Run Command" checkbox located a little over halfway through the list and put a check in the box next to it.
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7. Click "OK" then "OK" again, and close out the Control Panel. You've just added the Run command to your Start Menu!