CLSID Key (GUID) Shortcuts List for Windows 10

    CLSID Key (GUID) Shortcuts List for Windows 10

    Complete List of Windows 10 CLSID Key (GUID) Shortcuts
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    Complete List of Windows 10 CLSID Key (GUID) Shortcuts

    information   Information
    A CLSID is a globally unique identifier that identifies a COM class object. For more information about a CLSID key and the function of it's subkeys in the registry, then see CLSID Key (COM).

    This tutorial will show you a complete list of GUIDs from the CLSID key in the registry that can be used to create shortcuts to directly open items with in Windows 10.

    The red CLSID keys (GUIDs) in the table below are new to Windows 10.

    Tip   Tip
    You can create a shortcut with a CLSID key (GUID) by adding either command below in front of the CLSID key (GUID).

    Sometimes the shortcut will only work using one and not the other command below.

    For example:

    explorer shell:::{CLSID key}


    explorer /e,::{CLSID key}

    Opens CLSID key (GUID)
    Add Network Location {D4480A50-BA28-11d1-8E75-00C04FA31A86}
    Administrative Tools {D20EA4E1-3957-11d2-A40B-0C5020524153}
    Applications {4234d49b-0245-4df3-b780-3893943456e1}
    AutoPlay {9C60DE1E-E5FC-40f4-A487-460851A8D915}
    Backup and Restore (Windows 7) {B98A2BEA-7D42-4558-8BD1-832F41BAC6FD}
    BitLocker Drive Encryption {D9EF8727-CAC2-4e60-809E-86F80A666C91}
    Bluetooth Devices {28803F59-3A75-4058-995F-4EE5503B023C}
    Color Management {B2C761C6-29BC-4f19-9251-E6195265BAF1}
    Command Folder {437ff9c0-a07f-4fa0-af80-84b6c6440a16}
    Common Places FS Folder {d34a6ca6-62c2-4c34-8a7c-14709c1ad938}
    Control Panel {5399E694-6CE5-4D6C-8FCE-1D8870FDCBA0}
    Control Panel (All Tasks) {ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
    Control Panel (always Category view) {26EE0668-A00A-44D7-9371-BEB064C98683}
    Control Panel (always Icons view) {21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}
    Credential Manager {1206F5F1-0569-412C-8FEC-3204630DFB70}
    Date and Time {E2E7934B-DCE5-43C4-9576-7FE4F75E7480}
    Default Programs {17cd9488-1228-4b2f-88ce-4298e93e0966}
    delegate folder that appears in Computer {b155bdf8-02f0-451e-9a26-ae317cfd7779}
    Desktop (folder) {B4BFCC3A-DB2C-424C-B029-7FE99A87C641}
    Device Manager {74246bfc-4c96-11d0-abef-0020af6b0b7a}
    Devices and Printers {A8A91A66-3A7D-4424-8D24-04E180695C7A}
    Display {C555438B-3C23-4769-A71F-B6D3D9B6053A}
    Documents (folder) {A8CDFF1C-4878-43be-B5FD-F8091C1C60D0}
    Downloads (folder) {374DE290-123F-4565-9164-39C4925E467B}
    Ease of Access Center {D555645E-D4F8-4c29-A827-D93C859C4F2A}
    E-mail (default e-mail program) {2559a1f5-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    Family Safety {96AE8D84-A250-4520-95A5-A47A7E3C548B}
    Favorites {323CA680-C24D-4099-B94D-446DD2D7249E}
    File Explorer Options {6DFD7C5C-2451-11d3-A299-00C04F8EF6AF}
    File History {F6B6E965-E9B2-444B-9286-10C9152EDBC5}
    Font Settings {93412589-74D4-4E4E-AD0E-E0CB621440FD}
    Fonts (folder) {BD84B380-8CA2-1069-AB1D-08000948F534}
    Frequent folders {3936E9E4-D92C-4EEE-A85A-BC16D5EA0819}
    Games Explorer {ED228FDF-9EA8-4870-83b1-96b02CFE0D52}
    Get Programs {15eae92e-f17a-4431-9f28-805e482dafd4}
    Help and Support {2559a1f1-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    HomeGroup (settings) {67CA7650-96E6-4FDD-BB43-A8E774F73A57}
    HomeGroup (users) {B4FB3F98-C1EA-428d-A78A-D1F5659CBA93}
    Hyper-V Remote File Browsing {0907616E-F5E6-48D8-9D61-A91C3D28106D}
    Indexing Options {87D66A43-7B11-4A28-9811-C86EE395ACF7}
    Infared (if installed) {A0275511-0E86-4ECA-97C2-ECD8F1221D08}
    Installed Updates {d450a8a1-9568-45c7-9c0e-b4f9fb4537bd}
    Internet Options (Internet Explorer) {A3DD4F92-658A-410F-84FD-6FBBBEF2FFFE}
    Keyboard Properties {725BE8F7-668E-4C7B-8F90-46BDB0936430}
    Language settings {BF782CC9-5A52-4A17-806C-2A894FFEEAC5}
    Libraries {031E4825-7B94-4dc3-B131-E946B44C8DD5}
    Location Information (Phone and Modem Control Panel) {40419485-C444-4567-851A-2DD7BFA1684D}
    Location Settings {E9950154-C418-419e-A90A-20C5287AE24B}
    Media Servers {289AF617-1CC3-42A6-926C-E6A863F0E3BA}
    Mouse Properties {6C8EEC18-8D75-41B2-A177-8831D59D2D50}
    Music (folder) {1CF1260C-4DD0-4ebb-811F-33C572699FDE}
    My Documents {450D8FBA-AD25-11D0-98A8-0800361B1103}
    Network {F02C1A0D-BE21-4350-88B0-7367FC96EF3C}
    Network and Sharing Center {8E908FC9-BECC-40f6-915B-F4CA0E70D03D}
    Network Connections (in PC settings) {38A98528-6CBF-4CA9-8DC0-B1E1D10F7B1B}
    Network Connections {7007ACC7-3202-11D1-AAD2-00805FC1270E}
    Network (WorkGroup) {208D2C60-3AEA-1069-A2D7-08002B30309D}
    Notification Area Icons {05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9}
    NVIDIA Control Panel (if installed) {0bbca823-e77d-419e-9a44-5adec2c8eeb0}
    Offline Files Folder {AFDB1F70-2A4C-11d2-9039-00C04F8EEB3E}
    OneDrive {018D5C66-4533-4307-9B53-224DE2ED1FE6}
    Pen and Touch {F82DF8F7-8B9F-442E-A48C-818EA735FF9B}
    Personalization {ED834ED6-4B5A-4bfe-8F11-A626DCB6A921}
    Pictures (folder) {3ADD1653-EB32-4cb0-BBD7-DFA0ABB5ACCA}
    Portable Devices {35786D3C-B075-49b9-88DD-029876E11C01}
    Power Options {025A5937-A6BE-4686-A844-36FE4BEC8B6D}
    Previous Versions Results Folder {f8c2ab3b-17bc-41da-9758-339d7dbf2d88}
    printhood delegate folder {ed50fc29-b964-48a9-afb3-15ebb9b97f36}
    Printers {2227A280-3AEA-1069-A2DE-08002B30309D}
    Programs and Features {7b81be6a-ce2b-4676-a29e-eb907a5126c5}
    Public (folder) {4336a54d-038b-4685-ab02-99bb52d3fb8b}
    Quick access {679f85cb-0220-4080-b29b-5540cc05aab6}
    Recent places {22877a6d-37a1-461a-91b0-dbda5aaebc99}
    Recovery {9FE63AFD-59CF-4419-9775-ABCC3849F861}
    Recycle Bin {645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}
    Region and Language {62D8ED13-C9D0-4CE8-A914-47DD628FB1B0}
    RemoteApp and Desktop Connections {241D7C96-F8BF-4F85-B01F-E2B043341A4B}
    Remote Printers {863aa9fd-42df-457b-8e4d-0de1b8015c60}
    Removable Storage Devices {a6482830-08eb-41e2-84c1-73920c2badb9}
    Results Folder {2965e715-eb66-4719-b53f-1672673bbefa}
    Run {2559a1f3-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    Search {9343812e-1c37-4a49-a12e-4b2d810d956b}
    Search Everywhere (modern) {2559a1f8-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    Search Files (modern) {2559a1f0-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    Security and Maintenance {BB64F8A7-BEE7-4E1A-AB8D-7D8273F7FDB6}
    Set Program Access and Computer Defaults {2559a1f7-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
    Show Desktop {3080F90D-D7AD-11D9-BD98-0000947B0257}
    Sound {F2DDFC82-8F12-4CDD-B7DC-D4FE1425AA4D}
    Speech Recognition {58E3C745-D971-4081-9034-86E34B30836A}
    Storage Spaces {F942C606-0914-47AB-BE56-1321B8035096}
    Sync Center {9C73F5E5-7AE7-4E32-A8E8-8D23B85255BF}
    Sync Setup Folder {2E9E59C0-B437-4981-A647-9C34B9B90891}
    System {BB06C0E4-D293-4f75-8A90-CB05B6477EEE}
    System Icons {05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9} \SystemIcons
    Tablet PC Settings {80F3F1D5-FECA-45F3-BC32-752C152E456E}
    Taskbar and Navigation properties {0DF44EAA-FF21-4412-828E-260A8728E7F1}
    Text to Speech {D17D1D6D-CC3F-4815-8FE3-607E7D5D10B3}
    This PC {20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}
    Troubleshooting {C58C4893-3BE0-4B45-ABB5-A63E4B8C8651}
    User Accounts {60632754-c523-4b62-b45c-4172da012619}
    User Accounts (netplwiz) {7A9D77BD-5403-11d2-8785-2E0420524153}
    User Pinned {1f3427c8-5c10-4210-aa03-2ee45287d668}
    %UserProfile% {59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee}
    Videos (folder) {A0953C92-50DC-43bf-BE83-3742FED03C9C}
    Web browser (default) {871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}
    Windows Defender {D8559EB9-20C0-410E-BEDA-7ED416AECC2A}
    Windows Mobility Center {5ea4f148-308c-46d7-98a9-49041b1dd468}
    Windows Features {67718415-c450-4f3c-bf8a-b487642dc39b}
    Windows Firewall {4026492F-2F69-46B8-B9BF-5654FC07E423}
    Windows To Go {8E0C279D-0BD1-43C3-9EBD-31C3DC5B8A77}
    Windows Update {36eef7db-88ad-4e81-ad49-0e313f0c35f8}
    Work Folders {ECDB0924-4208-451E-8EE0-373C0956DE16}

    That's it,

  1.    31 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 93
    Win 10

    This was exactly what i needed! Thanks.
    Last edited by Brink; 31 Jan 2016 at 18:29. Reason: Moved unrelated question to new thread.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    26 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 5,738
    Win 10 Pro (1607)

    Hi, the one for Backup and Restore (Windows 7) seems to be missing.. it's in the sevenforums list.. thanks!

    Backup and Restore {B98A2BEA-7D42-4558-8BD1-832F41BAC6FD}
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3.    26 May 2016 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,563
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14951

    Thank you. Added.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4.    21 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 1
    windows 10

    Wireless Display Shortcut?

    How about shortcut to Connect to a wireless display? (The one you get when you go to the Action Center and click on "Connect" or when you press Windows key + K on a laptop that supports Miracast?)
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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