In this post, we will see:
- How to Open Power Options
- How to Create a Power Options Shortcut
Here, I am using Windows 10. Let us begin.
Open Power Options on Windows 10
Pick any of the below ways to open Power Options in Windows 10.
Right-click on the “Battery” icon in the notification area. Click on “Power Options.”
The command powercfg.cpl can open Power Options in Windows 10, and you can use this command in the following programs:
- Address Bar of File Explorer
- Task Manager (Hit File > Run new task option to use the command)
Open the Settings app. Click System > Power & sleep.
Note: Hit the “Additional power settings” link to view all the options of Power Options.
Open the System32 folder. Find and double-click “powercfg.cpl.”
Power User Menu
Note: Hit the “Additional power settings” link to see all the options of Power Options.
Start Menu Search
Open the Start menu. Type power options. Now, you can see “Power & sleep settings.” Hit it.
Note: To see all the options of Power Options, hit the “Additional power settings” link.
Launch the Control Panel. If you’re in the “Category” view, hit Hardware & Sound > Power Options. Else hit “Power Options.”
Create a Power Options Shortcut in Windows 10
Follow the underneath steps to create a Power Options shortcut on your Windows 10 desktop or File Explorer.
Right-click on the desktop or File Explorer blank area.
Hover your mouse over “New” in the context menu.
Type powercfg.cpl 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.