How to open Control Panel in Windows 10 (4 ways)

This tutorial will show you step by step how to open Control Panel in the Windows 10 in 4 different ways.

And also how to create a shortcut to Control Panel in the start menu or taskbar, so that you can easily and quickly access it.

Before the Creators Update you could just right-click on the start menu button and then click on Control Panel to open it, but this shortcut has now been removed by Microsoft.

Fortunately, the Windows Control Panel still exists, and you can still access it through one of the options below:

How to open the Control Panel in the Windows 10

Method 1

1. Press the [Windows] + [Pause] keyboard key.

2. Click on the Control Panel Home link located at the top left.

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Method 2

1. Click on the start menu button.

2. Click on Windows System.

3. Click on Control Panel.

To create a shortcut, right-click on Control Panel and choose Pin to Start or go to More and choose Pin to taskbar.

Method 3

1. Press the [Windows] + [R] keyboard key.

2. Type control panel and press [Enter].

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Method 4

In the search box on the taskbar, type control panel, and then click on Control Panel when it appears.

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To create a shortcut, right-click on Control Panel and choose Pin to Start or Pin to taskbar.


References:

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