Windows 10: Is there a way to make the Control panel appear in the start menu? Solved

  1.    19 Jan 2016 #1

    Is there a way to make the Control panel appear in the start menu?

    Good day all, I'm wondering if there is a way i can add Control Panel to my start menu in the same area where Settings is currently located.

    Thanks for your time.
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  2. davidhk's Avatar
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    windows 10 Home threshold2
       19 Jan 2016 #2

    One guy asked the same question, but it turned out he wanted the list of CP in Start Menu.
    I hope you don't mean that either.

    Go to All apps > scroll down to alphabet W > open Windows System > right click at Control Panel > Pin to Start.
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  3. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18262
       19 Jan 2016 #3

    Hello hishighness420, and welcome to Ten Forums. :)

    You could use the method in the tutorial below to replace one of the default Start list folders with the Control Panel instead.

    The target locations for the Control Panel to use is below.

    (Control Panel)
    %windir%\explorer.exe shell:::{5399E694-6CE5-4D6C-8FCE-1D8870FDCBA0}


    (Control Panel All Tasks)
    %windir%\explorer.exe shell:::{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
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  4.    19 Jan 2016 #4

    Excellent, TYVM. :)
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  5. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 33,158
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18262
       19 Jan 2016 #5

    You're most welcome. :)
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