How to Open Power Options in Windows 10?

In this post, we’ll see:

How to Open Power Options in Windows 10

Here, we’ll see seven different ways to open Power Options in Windows 10.

Battery Icon

Right-click on the Battery icon in the Notification Area. Click Power Options.

Powercfg.cpl Command

The command powercfg.cpl can open Power Options in Windows 10, and you can use this command in the following programs:

Settings App

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Hit System > Power & sleep.

Note: To see all the options of Power Options, hit the Additional power settings link.

Powercfg.cpl File

  1. Open System32 folder.
  2. Find and double-click powercfg.cpl.

Power User Menu

Right-click on the Start button, and you can see Power Options between Mobility Center and Event Viewer. Hit it.

Note: To see all the options of Power Options, hit the Additional power settings link.

Start Menu Search

  1. Open Start menu.
  2. Type power options.
  3. Now, you can see Power & sleep settings. Hit it.

Note: To see all the options of Power Options, hit the Additional power settings link.

Control Panel

Launch Control Panel. If you’re in the Category view, hit Hardware & Sound and then Power Options. Else hit Power Options.

How to Create Power Options Shortcut

Here, we’ll see the steps to create a Power Options shortcut in Windows 10.

  1. Right-click on your desktop’s blank area.
  2. Hover your mouse over New. Hit Shortcut, which you can find under Folder.
  3. In the Create Shortcut pop-up, type powercfg.cpl. Hit the Next button.
  4. Now, provide the name for the shortcut as per your liking if you don’t like the suggested name.
  5. Click on the Finish button.

That’s it. Now you can see the shortcut on the desktop.