Windows Control Panel Commands List

Control Panel AppletCommandCompatibility
Accessibility Optionsaccess.cplXP
Action Centercontrol /name Microsoft.ActionCenter10*, 8, 7
wscui.cpl10*, 8, 7
Add Features to Windows 8control /name Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgrade10*, 8
Add Hardwarecontrol /name Microsoft.AddHardwareVista
hdwwiz.cplXP
Add or Remove Programsappwiz.cpl10, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Administrative Toolscontrol /name Microsoft.AdministrativeTools10, 8, 7, Vista
control admintools10, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Automatic Updateswuaucpl.cplXP
AutoPlaycontrol /name Microsoft.AutoPlay10*, 8, 7, Vista
Backup and Restore Centercontrol /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestoreCenterVista
Backup and Restorecontrol /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestore7
Biometric Devicescontrol /name Microsoft.BiometricDevices10*, 8, 7
BitLocker Drive Encryptioncontrol /name Microsoft.BitLockerDriveEncryption10*, 8, 7, Vista
Bluetooth Devicescontrol bthprops.cpl1310*, 8, 7, Vista
control /name Microsoft.BluetoothDevicesVista
Color Managementcontrol /name Microsoft.ColorManagement10*, 8, 7, Vista
Color1WinColor.exe2XP
Credential Managercontrol /name Microsoft.CredentialManager10*, 8, 7
Client Service for NetWarenwc.cplXP
Date and Timecontrol /name Microsoft.DateAndTime10*, 8, 7, Vista
timedate.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
control date/time10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Default Locationcontrol /name Microsoft.DefaultLocation7
Default Programscontrol /name Microsoft.DefaultPrograms10*, 8, 7, Vista
Desktop Gadgetscontrol /name Microsoft.DesktopGadgets7
Device Managercontrol /name Microsoft.DeviceManager10*, 8, 7, Vista
hdwwiz.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
devmgmt.msc10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Devices and Printerscontrol /name Microsoft.DevicesAndPrinters10*, 8, 7
control printers10*, 8, 7
Displaycontrol /name Microsoft.Display10*, 8, 7
desk.cplXP
control desktopXP
Ease of Access Centercontrol /name Microsoft.EaseOfAccessCenter10, 8, 7, Vista
access.cpl10, 8, 7, Vista
Family Safetycontrol /name Microsoft.ParentalControls10*, 8
File Historycontrol /name Microsoft.FileHistory10*, 8
Flash Player Settings Managerflashplayercplapp.cpl10*, 8
Folder Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.FolderOptions10*, 8, 7, Vista
control folders10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Fontscontrol /name Microsoft.Fonts10*, 8, 7, Vista
control fonts10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Game Controllerscontrol /name Microsoft.GameControllers10*, 8, 7, Vista
joy.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Get Programscontrol /name Microsoft.GetPrograms10*, 8, 7, Vista
Getting Startedcontrol /name Microsoft.GettingStarted7
Home Groupcontrol /name Microsoft.HomeGroup10*, 8, 7
Indexing Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.IndexingOptions10*, 8, 7, Vista
rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL srchadmin.dll10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
 Infraredcontrol /name Microsoft.Infrared10*, 8, 7
irprops.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
control /name Microsoft.InfraredOptionsVista
Internet Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.InternetOptions10*, 8, 7, Vista
inetcpl.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
iSCSI Initiatorcontrol /name Microsoft.iSCSIInitiator10*, 8, 7, Vista
Keyboardcontrol /name Microsoft.Keyboard10*, 8, 7, Vista
control keyboard10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Languagecontrol /name Microsoft.Language10*, 8
Location and Other Sensorscontrol /name Microsoft.LocationAndOtherSensors7
Location Settingscontrol /name Microsoft.LocationSettings10*, 8
Mail4control mlcfg32.cpl510*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Mousecontrol /name Microsoft.Mouse10*, 8, 7, Vista
main.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
control mouse10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Network and Sharing Centercontrol /name Microsoft.NetworkAndSharingCenter10*, 8, 7, Vista
Network Connectionsncpa.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
control netconnections10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Network Setup Wizardnetsetup.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Notification Area Iconscontrol /name Microsoft.NotificationAreaIcons10*, 8, 7
ODBC Data Source Administratorodbccp32.cplXP
Offline Filescontrol /name Microsoft.OfflineFiles10*, 8, 7, Vista
Parental Controlscontrol /name Microsoft.ParentalControls7, Vista
Pen and Input Devicescontrol /name Microsoft.PenAndInputDevicesVista
tabletpc.cplVista
Pen and Touchcontrol /name Microsoft.PenAndTouch10*, 8, 7
tabletpc.cpl10*, 8, 7
People Near Mecontrol /name Microsoft.PeopleNearMe7, Vista
collab.cpl7, Vista
Performance Information and Toolscontrol /name Microsoft.PerformanceInformationAndTools10*, 8, 7, Vista
Personalizationcontrol /name Microsoft.Personalization10*, 8, 7, Vista
control desktop10*, 8, 7, Vista
Phone and Modem Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.PhoneAndModemOptionsVista
telephon.cplVista, XP
Phone and Modemcontrol /name Microsoft.PhoneAndModem10*, 8, 7
telephon.cpl10*, 8, 7
Power Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.PowerOptions10*, 8, 7, Vista
powercfg.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Printers and Faxescontrol printersXP
Printerscontrol /name Microsoft.PrintersVista
control printersVista
Problem Reports and Solutionscontrol /name Microsoft.ProblemReportsAndSolutionsVista
Programs and Featurescontrol /name Microsoft.ProgramsAndFeatures10*, 8, 7, Vista
appwiz.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
Recoverycontrol /name Microsoft.Recovery10*, 8, 7
Regioncontrol /name Microsoft.RegionAndLanguage10*, 8
intl.cpl10*, 8
control international10*, 8
Region and Languagecontrol /name Microsoft.RegionAndLanguage7
intl.cpl7
control international7
Regional and Language Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.RegionalAndLanguageOptionsVista
intl.cplVista
control internationalVista, XP
RemoteApp and Desktop Connectionscontrol /name Microsoft.RemoteAppAndDesktopConnections10*, 8, 7
Scanners and Camerascontrol /name Microsoft.ScannersAndCameras10*, 8, 7, Vista
sticpl.cplXP
Scheduled Taskscontrol schedtasksXP
Screen Resolutiondesk.cpl10*, 8, 7
Security Centercontrol /name Microsoft.SecurityCenterVista
wscui.cplXP
Software Explorers8msascui.exe9XP
Soundcontrol /name Microsoft.Sound10*, 8, 7
control /name Microsoft.AudioDevicesAndSoundThemesVista
mmsys.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
Sounds and Audio Devicesmmsys.cplXP
Speech Recognition Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.SpeechRecognitionOptionsVista
Speech Recognitioncontrol /name Microsoft.SpeechRecognition10*, 8, 7
Speechcontrol sapi.cpl10XP
Storage Spacescontrol /name Microsoft.StorageSpaces10*, 8
Sync Centercontrol /name Microsoft.SyncCenter10*, 8, 7, Vista
Systemcontrol /name Microsoft.System10*, 8, 7, Vista
sysdm.cplXP
System Propertiessysdm.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista
Tablet PC Settingscontrol /name Microsoft.TabletPCSettings10*, 8, 7, Vista
Task Scheduler7control schedtasks10*, 8, 7, Vista
Taskbarcontrol /name Microsoft.Taskbar10*, 8
rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Options_RunDLL 110*, 8
Taskbar and Start Menucontrol /name Microsoft.TaskbarAndStartMenu7, Vista
rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Options_RunDLL 17, Vista, XP
Text to Speechcontrol /name Microsoft.TextToSpeech10*, 8, 7, Vista
Troubleshootingcontrol /name Microsoft.Troubleshooting10*, 8, 7
User Accountscontrol /name Microsoft.UserAccounts10*, 8, 7, Vista
control userpasswords10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
control userpasswords210*, 8
Welcome Centercontrol /name Microsoft.WelcomeCenterVista
Windows 7 File Recoverycontrol /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestore10*, 8
Windows Anytime Upgradecontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgrade7, Vista
Windows CardSpacecontrol /name Microsoft.CardSpace7, Vista
infocardcpl.cpl7, Vista
Windows Defendercontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsDefender10*, 8, 7, Vista
Windows Firewallcontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsFirewall10*, 8, 7, Vista
firewall.cpl10*, 8, 7, Vista, XP
Windows Firewall with Advanced Securitywf.msc10, 8, 7*
Windows Marketplacecontrol /name Microsoft.GetProgramsOnlineVista
Windows Mobility Centercontrol /name Microsoft.MobilityCenter10, 8, 7, Vista
Windows Sidebar Propertiescontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsSidebarPropertiesVista
Windows SideShowcontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsSideShow10*, 8,7, Vista
Windows Updatecontrol /name Microsoft.WindowsUpdate10, 8, 7, Vista
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