The Run Application dialog gives you access to the command
line. When you run a command in the Run Application dialog,
you cannot receive output from the command.
To run a command from the command line perform the following steps:
Display the Run Application dialog. You
can display the Run Application dialog in any of the
The Run Application dialog is displayed.
Enter the command that you want to run in the blank field.
Alternatively, to choose a command that you ran previously, click the
down arrow button beside the command field, then choose the command to run.
Alternatively, select the Show list of known applications option to display a list of available applications.
You can also use the Run with file button to
choose a file to append to the command line. For example, you can enter emacs as the command, then choose a file to edit.
Select the Run in terminal option to run the application
or command in a terminal window. Choose this option for an application or
command that does not create a window in which to run.
Click on the Run button on the Run Application dialog.