Open command prompt (cmd) on Windows
In order to open the command prompt or CMD on windows, you should follow these steps:
If you would like to open the CMD on your desktop’s local Windows installation, you should go directly to step 2, or you should click Windows key+R, and go to step 4.
- Access through remote desktop to your server
- Open the Start Menu.
- Click on Run.
- Write down “cmd” in the text box and click on OK to open the command prompt.
On Windows 8 and newer, you can open the command prompt directly using the key combination: “[Windows key] + [X]”, and clicking on Command line (Administrator).