Shell Commands to Access the Special Folders in Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

The shell: command can be used to open a special folder directly from the Start, Search menu or from the Run dialog. For example, the command shell:sendto opens the SendTo folder (%userprofile%\sendto) of your user profile. To launch the Documents folder of your user profile, you’d type shell:Personal. Below is a complete shell: commands listing for Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista. The entire listing is stored in the following registry key in Windows Vista and higher:

Complete list of Shell: commands in Windows 10

There are 22 new shell commands for Windows 10. The "SkyDrive…" stuff becomes "OneDrive…", and the earlier format is dropped in Windows 10. The new additions to Windows 10 are highlighted thereby.