Cool CMD Hacks

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Looking for cool CMD hacks? Here are top cool CMD hacks that are easy to learn but they can be very useful.

1)CMD Hacks : Change CMD Title

Here is simple hack that will change cmd title . Just run -> cmd and type :

title your Custom Message

Here your Custom Message indicates any message. Then hit Enter check out the title bar of the command window.

2) CMD Hacks : Get Installed Driver Information

In cmd window type


and hit enter

driver hacks

It can be very useful when troubleshooting to know what drivers are installed on a system. This command will give you a complete listing of the drivers and when they were installed.

3) CMD Hacks: To Know What Is Running On Your System



and hit enter

cmd hacks for tasklists

4) CMD Hacks: Change Windows Password

Run Command Prompt (cmd) as administrator , right click on cmd.exe and click on Run As Administrator

cmd hacks to run as administrator


net user {username} *

net user hacks

5) CMD Hacks: Shutdown Command

CMD offers shutdown command that will shutdown , restart or log off your computer after certain seconds

shutdown -s -t 50 – command will shutdown your pc after 50 seconds

shutdown -l -t 50 – command will log off your pc after 50 seconds

shutdown -r -t 50 – command will restart your pc after 50 seconds

shutdown -a – command will abort all shutdown operations

6) CMD Hacks : Tree

type Tree C: (Or any other directory) and see what will happen ; looks cool!

7) CMD Hacks : Create Own CMD

If CMD is blocked, you will need to find another way to get to cmd. Just open notepad and type

@echo off

and save as {filename} . bat

cmd hack to create cmd

8) CMD Hacks: Access Blocked Website



Now, just copy the ip address (In this case with, it’s and paste it into your web browser preceded by and you should bypass the blocker!