I am a little confused. When I click Start, then search, I don't have any option of "type"
Did you mean after "Search" to type "cmd"? I did that and found nothing in the search.
I did try Run, then cmd, then ping msn.com. The result of that was 4 packets sent, no packets received.
Americano: 1 gig
Frostmourne: I am runnng late, but will post that list later. I have a couple of programs to tell me what starts, but can't find one that allows me to copy/paste into this reply.
Cruel Hoax: I use Firefox and rarely IE8. I will try with each one because I have no add-ons for IE8 and a lot for FF. I will post the results later.
Lemur: How do I launch a black page?