Product Documentation

Common Control Panel applets

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

Common Control Panel applets

In this article