- MS INFO
Start > Run > msinfo32
You will need to have the 'Help and Support' service enabled
- DEVICE MANAGER
Start > Run > devmgmt.msc
Displays your hardware devices which you can choose to update or uninstall
- DIRECTX DIAGNOSTICS
Start > Run > dxdiag
The most useful function for DXDiag is its ability to create a text file with all your major system information, including your main hardware specifications, driver files, and environmental settings.
Start > Run > msconfig
Allows you to select which programs are automatically launched when your computer first starts up. Also allows you to stop/start services.
Start > Run > regedit
Launches the Registry Editor. The Registry contains information that Windows continually references during operation, such as profiles for each user, the applications installed on the computer and the types of documents that each can create, property sheet settings for folders and application icons, what hardware exists on the system, and the ports that are being used.
- System Information for Windows
SIW is the System Information for Windows tool which can be downloaded from the
You can download CPU-Z from the
You can download the Nero Disk InfoTool Utility from the
You can download it from