Opening a command prompt to a certain folder from the windows 10 taskbar

Using the taskbar to open a command prompt...

To open a Command Prompt that starts at a certain folder on your drive, open a Run-window (Winkey + R) and enter:

cmd /K "cd C:\workspace"

To do this from the Windows Taskbar, do the following:

shortcut path


Written by Loek van den Ouweland on August 27, 2015. Questions regarding this artice? You can send them to the address below.
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