Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Command Prompt Disabled

Use this method to enable the Command Prompt.

There are three methods: (Or download file from bottom)

Method 1: (Run method)

1. Select Run from Start menu.
2. Type the following: (better copy and paste)

REG add HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\System /v DisableCMD /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f
and press Enter.(Click OK)

Method 2:
(Registry Editor method)

1. Open Registry Editor.

2. Get to this key:

3. In the right pane, double click on DisableCMD and set it's data to 0.
4. Close Registry Editor.

Method 3: (Group Policy method)

1. From
Start menu, select Run. Type gpedit.msc and press Enter.

Group Policy editor

2. Get to:
User Configuration > Administrative Templates
> System
3. From the right pane, double click open Prevent access to the command prompt.
4. Set Disable and click OK.
5. Exit Group Policy editor.