Product Documentation

Common Control Panel applets

May 22, 2017

The following Control Panel applets are common in Windows:  

Applet name

Canonical name

Action Center

Microsoft.ActionCenter

Administrative Tools

Microsoft.AdministrativeTools

AutoPlay

Microsoft.AutoPlay

Biometric Devices

Microsoft.BiometricDevices

BitLocker Drive Encryption

Microsoft.BitLockerDriveEncryption

Color Management

Microsoft.ColorManagement

Credential Manager

Microsoft.CredentialManager

Date and Time

Microsoft.DateAndTime

Default Programs

Microsoft.DefaultPrograms

Device Manager

Microsoft.DeviceManager

Devices and Printers

Microsoft.DevicesAndPrinters

Display

Microsoft.Display

Ease of Access Center

Microsoft.EaseOfAccessCenter

Family Safety

Microsoft.ParentalControls

File History

Microsoft.FileHistory

Folder Options

Microsoft.FolderOptions

Fonts

Microsoft.Fonts

HomeGroup

Microsoft.HomeGroup

Indexing Options

Microsoft.IndexingOptions

Infrared

Microsoft.Infrared

Internet Options

Microsoft.InternetOptions

iSCSI Initiator

Microsoft.iSCSIInitiator

iSNS Server

Microsoft.iSNSServer

Keyboard

Microsoft.Keyboard

Language

Microsoft.Language

Location Settings

Microsoft.LocationSettings

Mouse

Microsoft.Mouse

MPIOConfiguration

Microsoft.MPIOConfiguration

Network and Sharing Center

Microsoft.NetworkAndSharingCenter

Notification Area Icons

Microsoft.NotificationAreaIcons

Pen and Touch

Microsoft.PenAndTouch

Personalization

Microsoft.Personalization

Phone and Modem

Microsoft.PhoneAndModem

Power Options

Microsoft.PowerOptions

Programs and Features

Microsoft.ProgramsAndFeatures

Recovery

Microsoft.Recovery

Region

Microsoft.RegionAndLanguage

RemoteApp and Desktop Connections

Microsoft.RemoteAppAndDesktopConnections

Sound

Microsoft.Sound

Speech Recognition

Microsoft.SpeechRecognition

Storage Spaces

Microsoft.StorageSpaces

Sync Center

Microsoft.SyncCenter

System

Microsoft.System

Tablet PC Settings

Microsoft.TabletPCSettings

Taskbar and Navigation

Microsoft.Taskbar

Troubleshooting

Microsoft.Troubleshooting

TSAppInstall

Microsoft.TSAppInstall

User Accounts

Microsoft.UserAccounts

Windows Anytime Upgrade

Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgrade

Windows Defender

Microsoft.WindowsDefender

Windows Firewall

Microsoft.WindowsFirewall

Windows Mobility Center

Microsoft.MobilityCenter

Windows To Go

Microsoft.PortableWorkspaceCreator

Windows Update

Microsoft.WindowsUpdate

Work Folders

Microsoft.WorkFolders