There are many
applications in Windows XP which are hidden (Can’t be seen under
startmenu programs and add/remove programs menu)... But still some
of them can be useful at times....
To run any of
these applications go to Start -> Run and type the executable names
Map = charmap.exe (Very useful for finding unusual characters)
Cleanup = cleanmgr.exe
Viewer = clipbrd.exe (Views contents of windows clipboard)
4) Dr Watson
= drwtsn32.exe (Troubleshooting tool)
diagnosis = dxdiag.exe (Diagnose & test DirectX, video & sound
character editor = eudcedit.exe (Allows creation or modification of
Wizard = iexpress.exe (Create self-extracting / self-installing
Synchronization Manager = mobsync.exe (To allow synchronization of
files on the network for when working offline).
Media Player 5.1 = mplay32.exe (Retro version of Media Player, very
10) ODBC Data
Source Administrator = odbcad32.exe (Something to do with databases)
Packager = packager.exe (To do with packaging objects for insertion
in files, appears to have comprehensive help files).
Monitor = perfmon.exe (Very useful, highly configurable tool, tells
you everything you ever wanted to know about any aspect of PC
performance, for uber-geeks only )
Manager = progman.exe (Legacy windows 3.x desktop shell).
Access phone book = rasphone.exe
Editor = regedt32.exe [also regedit.exe] (For hacking the windows
shared folder wizard = shrpubw.exe (Creates shared folders on
signature verification tool = sigverif.exe
Control = sndvol32.exe (For those people who lost it from the System
Configuration Editor = sysedit.exe (Modify System.ini & Win.ini just
like in Win98).
Telnet Client = telnet.exe
Verifier Manager = verifier.exe (Utility for monitoring the actions
of drivers, might be useful for people having driver problems).
for Workgroups Chat = winchat.exe (Appears to be an old NT utility
to allow chat sessions over a LAN, help files available).
configuration = msconfig.exe (Can be used to control startup
24) Manage group policies and permissions