How to run Control Panel tools by typing a command

Below I am giving some list of commands which is going to very helpful for advanced windows users. Please note some of these may work on other versions too and some may not.

 

Control Panel AppletCommandOS Version
Accessibility Optionscontrol access.cplXP, Vista,7,8,10
Action Centercontrol /name Microsoft.ActionCenterXP, Vista,7,8,11
control wscui.cplXP, Vista,7,8,12
Add Features to Windows 8control /name Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgradeXP, Vista,7,8,13
Add Hardwarecontrol /name Microsoft.AddHardwareXP, Vista,7,8,14
Add or Remove Programscontrol hdwwiz.cplXP, Vista,7,8,15
Administrative Toolscontrol appwiz.cplXP, Vista,7,8,16
Automatic Updatescontrol /name Microsoft.AdministrativeToolsXP, Vista,7,8,17
AutoPlaycontrol admintoolsXP, Vista,7,8,18
Backup and Restore Centercontrol wuaucpl.cplXP, Vista,7,8,19
Backup and Restorecontrol /name Microsoft.AutoPlayXP, Vista,7,8,20
Biometric Devicescontrol /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestoreCenterXP, Vista,7,8,21
BitLocker Drive Encryptioncontrol /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestoreXP, Vista,7,8,22
Bluetooth Devicescontrol /name Microsoft.BiometricDevicesXP, Vista,7,8,23
Color Managementcontrol /name Microsoft.BitLockerDriveEncryptionXP, Vista,7,8,24
Colorcontrol bthprops.cpl13XP, Vista,7,8,25
Credential Managercontrol /name Microsoft.BluetoothDevicesXP, Vista,7,8,26
Client Service for NetWarecontrol /name Microsoft.ColorManagementXP, Vista,7,8,27
Date and TimeWinColor.exe2XP, Vista,7,8,28
Default Locationcontrol /name Microsoft.CredentialManagerXP, Vista,7,8,29
Default Programscontrol nwc.cplXP, Vista,7,8,30
Desktop Gadgetscontrol /name Microsoft.DateAndTimeXP, Vista,7,8,31
Device Managercontrol timedate.cplXP, Vista,7,8,32
Devices and Printerscontrol date/timeXP, Vista,7,8,33
Displaycontrol /name Microsoft.DefaultLocationXP, Vista,7,8,34
Ease of Access Centercontrol /name Microsoft.DefaultProgramsXP, Vista,7,8,35
Family Safetycontrol /name Microsoft.DesktopGadgetsXP, Vista,7,8,36
File Historycontrol /name Microsoft.DeviceManagerXP, Vista,7,8,37
Flash Player Settings Managerdevmgmt.mscXP, Vista,7,8,38
Folder Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.DevicesAndPrintersXP, Vista,7,8,39
Fontscontrol printersXP, Vista,7,8,40
Game Controllerscontrol /name Microsoft.DisplayXP, Vista,7,8,41
Get Programscontrol desk.cplXP, Vista,7,8,42
Getting Startedcontrol desktopXP, Vista,7,8,43
Home Groupcontrol /name Microsoft.EaseOfAccessCenterXP, Vista,7,8,44
Indexing Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.ParentalControlsXP, Vista,7,8,45
Infraredcontrol /name Microsoft.FileHistoryXP, Vista,7,8,46
Internet Optionscontrol flashplayercplapp.cplXP, Vista,7,8,47
iSCSI Initiatorcontrol /name Microsoft.FolderOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,48
Keyboardcontrol foldersXP, Vista,7,8,49
Languagecontrol /name Microsoft.FontsXP, Vista,7,8,50
Location and Other Sensorscontrol fontsXP, Vista,7,8,51
Location Settingscontrol /name Microsoft.GameControllersXP, Vista,7,8,52
Mail4control joy.cplXP, Vista,7,8,53
Mousecontrol /name Microsoft.GetProgramsXP, Vista,7,8,54
Network and Sharing Centercontrol /name Microsoft.GettingStartedXP, Vista,7,8,55
Network Connectionscontrol /name Microsoft.HomeGroupXP, Vista,7,8,56
Network Setup Wizardcontrol /name Microsoft.IndexingOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,57
Notification Area Iconsrundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL srchadmin.dllXP, Vista,7,8,58
ODBC Data Source Administratorcontrol /name Microsoft.InfraredXP, Vista,7,8,59
Offline Filescontrol irprops.cplXP, Vista,7,8,60
Parental Controlscontrol /name Microsoft.InfraredOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,61
Pen and Input Devicescontrol /name Microsoft.InternetOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,62
Pen and Touchcontrol inetcpl.cplXP, Vista,7,8,63
People Near Mecontrol /name Microsoft.iSCSIInitiatorXP, Vista,7,8,64
Performance Information and Toolscontrol /name Microsoft.KeyboardXP, Vista,7,8,65
Personalizationcontrol keyboardXP, Vista,7,8,66
Phone and Modem Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.LanguageXP, Vista,7,8,67
Phone and Modemcontrol /name Microsoft.LocationAndOtherSensorsXP, Vista,7,8,68
Power Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.LocationSettingsXP, Vista,7,8,69
Printers and Faxescontrol mlcfg32.cpl5XP, Vista,7,8,70
Printerscontrol /name Microsoft.MouseXP, Vista,7,8,71
Problem Reports and Solutionscontrol main.cplXP, Vista,7,8,72
Programs and Featurescontrol mouseXP, Vista,7,8,73
Recoverycontrol /name Microsoft.NetworkAndSharingCenterXP, Vista,7,8,74
Regioncontrol ncpa.cplXP, Vista,7,8,75
Region and Languagecontrol netconnectionsXP, Vista,7,8,76
Regional and Language Optionscontrol netsetup.cplXP, Vista,7,8,77
RemoteApp and Desktop Connectionscontrol /name Microsoft.NotificationAreaIconsXP, Vista,7,8,78
Scanners and Camerascontrol odbccp32.cplXP, Vista,7,8,79
Scheduled Taskscontrol /name Microsoft.OfflineFilesXP, Vista,7,8,80
Screen Resolutioncontrol /name Microsoft.PenAndInputDevicesXP, Vista,7,8,81
Security Centercontrol tabletpc.cplXP, Vista,7,8,82
Software Explorerscontrol /name Microsoft.PenAndTouchXP, Vista,7,8,83
Soundcontrol /name Microsoft.PeopleNearMeXP, Vista,7,8,84
Sounds and Audio Devicescontrol collab.cplXP, Vista,7,8,85
Speech Recognition Optionscontrol /name Microsoft.PerformanceInformationAndToolsXP, Vista,7,8,86
Speech Recognitioncontrol /name Microsoft.PersonalizationXP, Vista,7,8,87
Speechcontrol /name Microsoft.PhoneAndModemOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,88
Storage Spacescontrol telephon.cplXP, Vista,7,8,89
Sync Centercontrol /name Microsoft.PhoneAndModemXP, Vista,7,8,90
Systemcontrol /name Microsoft.PowerOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,91
System Propertiescontrol powercfg.cplXP, Vista,7,8,92
Tablet PC Settingscontrol /name Microsoft.PrintersXP, Vista,7,8,93
Task Schedulercontrol /name Microsoft.ProblemReportsAndSolutionsXP, Vista,7,8,94
Taskbarcontrol /name Microsoft.ProgramsAndFeaturesXP, Vista,7,8,95
Taskbar and Start Menucontrol /name Microsoft.RecoveryXP, Vista,7,8,96
Text to Speechcontrol /name Microsoft.RegionAndLanguageXP, Vista,7,8,97
Troubleshootingcontrol intl.cplXP, Vista,7,8,98
User Accountscontrol internationalXP, Vista,7,8,99
Welcome Centercontrol /name Microsoft.RegionalAndLanguageOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,100
Windows 7 File Recoverycontrol /name Microsoft.RemoteAppAndDesktopConnectionsXP, Vista,7,8,101
Windows Anytime Upgradecontrol /name Microsoft.ScannersAndCamerasXP, Vista,7,8,102
Windows CardSpacecontrol sticpl.cplXP, Vista,7,8,103
Windows Defendercontrol schedtasksXP, Vista,7,8,104
Windows Firewallcontrol /name Microsoft.SecurityCenterXP, Vista,7,8,105
Windows Marketplacemsascui.exe9XP, Vista,7,8,106
Windows Mobility Centercontrol /name Microsoft.SoundXP, Vista,7,8,107
Windows Sidebar Propertiescontrol /name Microsoft.AudioDevicesAndSoundThemesXP, Vista,7,8,108
Windows SideShowcontrol mmsys.cplXP, Vista,7,8,109
Windows Updatecontrol /name Microsoft.SpeechRecognitionOptionsXP, Vista,7,8,110
Wireless Linkcontrol /name Microsoft.SpeechRecognitionXP, Vista,7,8,111

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