How to Run command for Internet Explorer

How to Run the command for Internet Explorer? Internet Explorer (IE) can be opened from the Run command by executing iexplore. Check – How to Find Saved Outlook Emails by Command Prompt

How to Run command for Internet Explorer
If you want to open a website or web page directly from the Run window, you can just specify the URL of the site/page with the iexplore command. For example, to open ‘’, you can execute the below command from the Run window.


These commands work with all versions of Internet explorer.

To open internet explorer from the command prompt

c:>start iexplore

Running iexplore without start would fail with the below error.

'iexplore' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program, or batch file.

Check – How to Check VPN Connection Status by Command Line

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.