How to restore the command line in Server Core

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If you close the command line in Server Core, follow these steps to restore the command line:

  1. Press Ctrl + Alt + Del and select Task Manager
  2. In Task Manager, select More Details
  3. Select File > Run new task
  4. In the Create new task pop-up box, type cmd and select OK. The command line prompt should now reappear.



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