Command Here

Command Here

Command Prompt Here on Windows 7

  • A Command Here option appears in the shortcut menu of Windows Explorer when you hold down the shift key while right-clicking on a folder
  • Hold down <Ctrl> and <Shift> together when right-clicking the folder to open the command prompt with administrative privileges


  • A .reg file that adds an entry to Windows Explorer's shortcut menu for files and folders
  • Selecting this new shortcut menu option opens a console window with the same path as that of the file or folder in the Windows Explorer
  • Enables a command prompt to be opened in a given directory using Windows Explorer
  • This tool has been a useful server admin tool for many years
  • Reg file available from
  • Cmdhere.reg should not be installed on a Windows 7 machine because it is not necessary