Windows Vista -
Show Run Command on Start Menu
Published on 12/23/2005
You can use the new search box to find items in the various folders of your Start Menu as well as run any application from it.

Show Run Command on Start Menu

Just type in the name of the executable and it will search your hard drive for it and run it. This is a great feature but if you have a lot of files on your computer, then be prepared for a short delay since it may have to search for a while.

1. Right click on your taskbar and select Properties.

2. Click on the Start Menu Tab and then select Customize.

3. Scroll through the list and check the Run Command check box.