lost command prompt server 2008 core

How do you get the command line back in 2008 server core if you close it accidentily? There is nothing left exept the background.
LarryDAHAsked:
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LarryDAHConnect With a Mentor Author Commented:
It seems the issue has to do with the RDP works. I am using RDP to get to a server 2008 box that has the admin interface installed for the server 2008 core box. If I am at the server 2008 box and close the command prompt I can reopen it using Ctrol-Alt-Del to get Task Manager then do a run command. if I remote to the server 2008 box I cannot launch Task Manager on the core box, too many sessions removed  I gues.

I will rebuild my PC soon with Win7 and run the core box from my Win 7 desktop.
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kumarnirmalConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Press CTRL-ALT-DEL and this will show you the Task Manager, open File -> Run -> cmd
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LarryDAHAuthor Commented:
That does not work on Server 2008 Core. Since there is no GUI installed I use a different Server 2008 box (Vista also works but we are not running any Vista clients) to add a snap-in and use the snap-in to administer the Core box.
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