Windows 10 provides the
Settings App which is used to configure the operating system. Previous Windows versions like Windows XP, and Windows 7 were provided
Control Panel in order to configure Windows. The Windows 10 Settings app can be opened in different ways like Start Menu, key shortcuts, etc.
Open Settings App via Start Menu
The Windows Settings can be opened via the Start Menu. The Start Menu provides the Settings icon on the left pane which can be easily opened.
Open Settings App via Search
The Windows Settings can be also opened via the Start Menu. Just open the Start Menu and type
settings like below which lists the
Settings . Click on the listed Settings app or the
Open on the right pane.
Open Settings App via Keyboard Shortcut
The Windows Settings can be also opened by using the
WIN+I keyboard shortcut.
Windows Settings app provides the following configuration items.
|System||Contains your display, sound, notification, app, and power settings.|
|Devices||Contains hardware and devices, including Bluetooth, printer, and mouse connected to your computer.|
|Network & Internet||Wi-Fi, airplane mode, VPN|
|Personalization||Background, lock screen, colors|
|Accounts||Your accounts, email, sync, work, family.|
|Time & Language||Speech, region, date.|
|Ease of Access||Narrator, magnifier, high contrast|
|Privacy||Location, camera, microphone|
|Update & Security||Windows Update,recovery,backup|