A Windows XP help forum. PCbanter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » PCbanter forum » Microsoft Windows XP » General XP issues or comments
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

What useful Windows shortcuts would you like to share with users?



 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old November 4th 19, 06:41 AM posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows7.general
Arlen _G_ Holder
external usenet poster
 
Posts: 152
Default What useful Windows shortcuts would you like to share with users?

What useful Windows shortcuts would you like to share with users?
(If you know a way to improve these shortcuts, please advise!)

Here are a few I use that I think are of value to others:
o slideshut.lnk
%windir%\System32\SlideToShutDown.exe

o abortshut.lnk
%Windir%\System32\shutdown.exe -a

o reboot.lnk
%Windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /r /f /t 5 /c "Reboot in 5 seconds!"
Control+Alt+R

o dismountall.lnk
VeraCrypt.exe /dismount /force

o Mount-X.lnk
VeraCrypt.exe /volume X.hc /letter X /auto /quit /explore /beep

o Mount-X-Y.lnk
%comspec% /c VeraCrypt.exe /volume X.hc /letter X /auto /quit /explore & VeraCrypt.exe /volume Y.hc /letter Y /auto /quit /explore

o killprog1.lnk
%Windir%\System32\taskkill.exe /im "prog1.exe" /t /f

o killprog1-prog2.lnk
%comspec% /c %Windir%\System32\taskkill.exe /im "prog1.exe" /t /f & %Windir%\System32\taskkill.exe /im "prog2.exe" /t /f

What other useful Windows shortcuts would you share with other users?
--
This post will be permanently archived for futgure re-use at:
o http://tinyurl.com/alt-comp-os-windows-10
o http://alt.comp.os.windows-10.narkive.com

o http://tinyurl.com/windowsxp-general
o http://microsoft.public.windowsxp.general.narkive.com

o http://tinyurl.com/alt-windows7-general
o http://alt.windows7.general.narkive.com
Ads
  #2  
Old November 17th 19, 09:52 AM posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows7.general
Lu Wei
external usenet poster
 
Posts: 31
Default What useful Windows shortcuts would you like to share with users?

On 2019-11-4 13:41, Arlen _G_ Holder wrote:
...
What other useful Windows shortcuts would you share with other users?

I normally use bat files. I think they could be rewritten as shortcuts.

Check exe signatures:
@for %%i in (%*) do "d:\green\sigcheck.exe" -q %%i | find "Verified"
pause

Verify gpg signatures:
"C:\Program Files\GNU\GnuPG\gpg2.exe" --verify %1
pause

Compare 2 text files:
"C:\green\windiff.exe" %1 %2

Copy the bat above to "%HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%\SendTo" for context menu
calling.

Switch to automatically acquired IP address (replace name if needed):
netsh interface ip set address name="本地连接" source=dhcp
netsh interface ip set dns name="本地连接" source=dhcp
netsh interface ip set wins name="本地连接" source=dhcp
pause

Switch to static IP address (replace name and addresses if needed):
netsh interface ip set address name="本地连接" source=static
addr=10.121.40.27 mask=255.255.255.0 gateway=10.121.40.254 gwmetric=1
netsh interface ip set dns name="本地连接" source=static addr=10.121.2.11
netsh interface ip add dns name="本地连接" addr=10.121.2.12 index=2
netsh interface ip set wins name="本地连接" source=static addr=10.121.2.11
netsh interface ip add wins name="本地连接" addr=10.121.2.12 index=2
rem netsh interface ip add wins name="本地连接" addr=10.20.30.206 index=3
pause



--
Regards,
Lu Wei
IM:
PGP: 0xA12FEF7592CCE1EA
 




Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off






All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2019 PCbanter.
The comments are property of their posters.