How to Open Settings in Windows 10

In this post, we will see the eight diverse ways to open Settings in Windows 10. Let us see what they are.

Open Settings in Windows 10

Method #1

Open Start menu. Type settings and click the Settings app on the search results.

Method #2

Press Windows and I key simultaneously to access the Settings app.

Method #3

Use command ms-settings: in any of the following programs to launch Settings:

Alternatively, you can use command start ms-settings: in any of the following programs to open Settings.

Method #4

  1. Press Windows and X keys simultaneously.
  2. In the Power user menu, select Settings, which you can find between Task Manager and File Explorer.

Method #5

  1. Open the File Explorer. Click on This PC in the Navigation pane.
  2. Click on Open Settings in the Computer tab, which you can find in Ribbon.

Method #6

Open Start menu. On the left side, you can see the Gear icon, which you can find between the Pictures icon and the Power icon. Click on it.

Method #7

Open Start menu. Click on the Settings in the S section.

Method #8

Open Action Centre. Click on the All settings button.

Create Settings Shortcut

Follow the underneath steps to create a Settings shortcut in the Windows 10 desktop or File Explorer.

Right-click on desktop or File Explorer blank area. Hover your mouse over “New” in the context menu. Hit “Shortcut.”

Type ms-settings: in the “Create Shortcut” pop-up. Click the “Next” button. Give the shortcut name if you don’t like the suggested one. Click on the “Finish” button.