Do you mean that the Run History List isn't kept ? In other words, do you see any entries if you click Start, Run and click the down arrow ?
The Run's history list it's kept in the right side of the following registry path:
So you can search for the items there.
Trying to unweave, unwind, unravel
And piece together the past and the future,
T. S. Eliot
Using win xp home.
How do get the RUN/OPEN box to keep in memory the name of the last item I typed in?