How to Open System Properties in Windows 10

In this post, we’ll see different methods to open System Properties in Windows 10. Let’s see what they are.

Sysdm.cpl Command

The command sysdm.cpl can get to System Properties, and you can use it in the following programs:

  • Run Command
  • File Explorer Address Bar
  • Address Toolbar
  • Task Manager (click on File > Run new task to use the command)
  • Command Prompt
  • Windows PowerShell

Sysdm.cpl File

  1. Open System 32 Folder.
  2. Double-click sysdm.cpl.

Control Panel

Open Control Panel.

If you’re on the Category view: Hit System and Security > System. Click on Change settings beside the Computer name.

Else: Hit System. Click on Change settings beside the Computer name.

Create System Properties Shortcut

Follow the underneath steps to create a System Properties 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 sysdm.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.