RunDll32 Executable Utility

RunDll32 Executable Utility

RunDll32 executable can be used to start various Windows utilities like the Control Panel

rundll32 shell32,Control_RunDLLRun The Control Panel
rundll32 shell32,Control_RunDLL XStart applet X of Control Panel (“X” = any CPL filename)
rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL intl.cpl,,4Regional setting, Date tab
rundll32 shell32,OpenAs_RunDLL \dir\filename.txtOpen The ‘Open With…’ Window
rundll32 shell32,ShellAboutA Info-BoxOpen ‘About Window Window’
rundll32 shell32,Control_RunDLL desk.cplOpen Display Properties
rundll32 user,cascadechildwindowsCascade All Windows
rundll32 user,tilechildwindowsMinimize All Child-Windows
rundll32 user,repaintscreenRefresh Desktop
rundll32 keyboard,disableLock The Keyboard
rundll32 mouse,disableDisable Mouse
rundll32 user,swapmousebuttonSwap Mouse Buttons
rundll32 user,setcursorposSet Cursor Position To (0,0)
rundll32 user,wnetconnectdialogShow ‘Map Network Drive’ Window
rundll32 user,wnetdisconnectdialogShow ‘Disconnect Network Disk’ Window
rundll32 user,disableoemlayerDisplay The BSOD (blue screen of death)Window
rundll32 diskcopy,DiskCopyRunDllShow Copy Disk Window
rundll32 rnaui.dll,RnaWizardRun ‘Internet Connection Wizard’
rundll32 shell32,SHFormatDriveRun ‘Format Disk (A)’ Window
rundll32 shell32,SHExitWindowsEx -1Cold Restart Of Windows Explorer
rundll32 shell32,SHExitWindowsEx 1Shut Down Computer
rundll32 shell32,SHExitWindowsEx 0Logoff Current User
rundll32 shell32,SHExitWindowsEx 2Windows9x Quick Reboot
rundll32 krnl386.exe,exitkernelForce Windows 9x To Exit (no confirmation)
rundll32 rnaui.dll,RnaDial “MyConnect”Run ‘Net Connection’ Dialog
rundll32 msprint2.dll,RUNDLL_PrintTestPageChoose & Print Test Page Of Current Printer
rundll32 user,setcaretblinktimeSet New Cursor Rate Speed
rundll32 user, setdoubleclicktimeSet New DblClick Speed (Rate)
rundll32 sysdm.cpl,InstallDevice_RundllHardware installation wizard
rundll32 user,MessageBeepDefault beep sound
rundll32 user32.dll,MessageBeepDefault beep sound (XP)
rundll32 shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL appwiz.cplAdd/remove programs
rundll32 shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL timedate.cpl,,0Date/time settings
rundll32 shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL odbccp32.cplODBC settings
rundll32.exe url.dll,FileProtocolHandler
rundll32.exe url.dll,FileProtocolHandlerc:\pmit.pdf Open the associated application
rundll32 amovie.ocx,RunDll/play /close c:\pmit.mpg Play multimedia (movie or sound)
Rundll32.exe powrprof.dll,SetSuspendState SleepPut the computer in Sleep mode 
rundll32.exe shimgvw.dll,ImageView_FullscreenC:\pmit.bmp //The Windows Fax viewer is used to view a variety of graphic format like .bmp, .dib, .emf, .gif, .jpeg, .png, .tif or .wmf extensions
Privacy (IE) 
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 8Internet temporary files
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 2Cookies 
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 1History
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 16Forms Data
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 32Passwords
rundll32.exe InetCpl.cpl,ClearMyTracksByProcess 255Delete everything 

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2 years ago

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