List of ms-settings URI commands to open specific settings in Windows 10

This wiki document lists ms-settings URI commands that you can use to open any settings page in Windows 10 Control Panel. You can use the command via the Run dialog. For example, to open Printers & Scanners panel you can just type this command:- ms-settings:Printers & scanners

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    How to use the URI commands

    Here some different examples for using ms-setting commands:

    • Press Win+R to open the Run dialog and type the ms-settings command
    • Press WIN+I keys or from Start menu and type the ms-settings command
    • Open a command prompt or Powershell and type "Start ms-settings:URI command"
    • In the Windows Explorer address bar, type the ms-settings command
    • Create a Windows shortcut and in the create shortcut window type "ms-settings:URI command"

    Windows 10 URI commands

    PageCommand (URI)
    Settings home page
    Settings home pagems-settings:
    System
    Displayms-settings:display
    Night light settingsms-settings:nightlight
    Advanced scaling settingsms-settings:display-advanced
    Connect to a wireless displayms-settings-connectabledevices:devicediscovery
    Graphics settingsms-settings:display-advancedgraphics
    Display orientationms-settings:screenrotation
    Soundms-settings:sound
    Manage sound devicesms-settings:sound-devices
    App volume and device preferencesms-settings:apps-volume
    Notifications & actionsms-settings:notifications
    Focus assistms-settings:quiethours, OR ms-settings:quietmomentshome
    During these hoursms-settings:quietmomentsscheduled
    Duplicating my display (When I'm duplicating my display)ms-settings:quietmomentspresentation
    Playing a game full screen (When I'm playing a game)ms-settings:quietmomentsgame
    Power & sleepms-settings:powersleep
    Batteryms-settings:batterysaver
    See which apps are affecting your battery lifems-settings:batterysaver-usagedetails
    Battery Saver settingsms-settings:batterysaver-settings
    Storagems-settings:storagesense
    Configure Storage Sense or run it nowms-settings:storagepolicies
    Change where new content is savedms-settings:savelocations
    Tablet modems-settings:tabletmode
    Multitaskingms-settings:multitasking
    Projecting to this PCms-settings:project
    Shared experiencesms-settings:crossdevice
    Clipboardms-settings:clipboard
    Remote Desktopms-settings:remotedesktop
    Device Encryption (where available)ms-settings:deviceencryption
    Aboutms-settings:about
    Devices
    Bluetooth & other devicesms-settings:bluetooth, OR ms-settings:connecteddevices
    Printers & scannersms-settings:printers
    Mousems-settings:mousetouchpad
    Touchpadms-settings:devices-touchpad
    Typingms-settings:typing
    Hardware keyboard - Text suggestionsms-settings:devicestyping-hwkbtextsuggestions
    Wheel (where available)ms-settings:wheel
    Pen & Windows Inkms-settings:pen
    AutoPlayms-settings:autoplay
    USBms-settings:usb
    Phone
    Phonems-settings:mobile-devices
    Add a phonems-settings:mobile-devices-addphone
    Your Phone (opens app)ms-settings:mobile-devices-addphone-direct
    Network & Internet
    Network & Internetms-settings:network
    Statusms-settings:network-status
    Show available networksms-availablenetworks:
    Cellular & SIMms-settings:network-cellular
    Wi-Fims-settings:network-wifi
    Show available networksms-availablenetworks:
    Manage known networksms-settings:network-wifisettings
    Wi-Fi Callingms-settings:network-wificalling
    Ethernetms-settings:network-ethernet
    Dial-upms-settings:network-dialup
    DirectAccess (where available)ms-settings:network-directaccess
    VPNms-settings:network-vpn
    Airplane modems-settings:network-airplanemode, OR ms-settings:proximity
    Mobile hotspotms-settings:network-mobilehotspot
    NFCms-settings:nfctransactions
    Data usagems-settings:datausage
    Proxyms-settings:network-proxy
    Personalization
    Personalizationms-settings:personalization
    Backgroundms-settings:personalization-background
    Colorsms-settings:personalization-colors, OR ms-settings:colors
    Lock screenms-settings:lockscreen
    Themesms-settings:themes
    Fonts (build 17083+)ms-settings:fonts
    Startms-settings:personalization-start
    Choose which folders appear on Startms-settings:personalization-start-places
    Taskbarms-settings:taskbar
    Apps
    Apps & featuresms-settings:appsfeatures OR ms-settings:appsfeatures-app
    Manage optional featuresms-settings:optionalfeatures
    Default appsms-settings:defaultapps
    Offline mapsms-settings:maps
    Download mapsms-settings:maps-downloadmaps
    Apps for websitesms-settings:appsforwebsites
    Video playbackms-settings:videoplayback
    Startupms-settings:startupapps
    Accounts
    Your infoms-settings:yourinfo
    Email & accountsms-settings:emailandaccounts
    Sign-in optionsms-settings:signinoptions
    Windows Hello face setupms-settings:signinoptions-launchfaceenrollment
    Windows Hello fingerprint setupms-settings:signinoptions-launchfingerprintenrollment
    Security Key setupms-settings:signinoptions-launchsecuritykeyenrollment
    Dynamic Lockms-settings:signinoptions-dynamiclock
    Access work or schoolms-settings:workplace
    Family & other peoplems-settings:otherusers
    Set up a kioskms-settings:assignedaccess
    Sync your settingsms-settings:sync
    Time & language
    Date & timems-settings:dateandtime
    Regionms-settings:regionformatting
    Japan IME settings (where available)ms-settings:regionlanguage-jpnime
    Pinyin IME settings (where available)ms-settings:regionlanguage-chsime-pinyin
    Wubi IME settings (where available)ms-settings:regionlanguage-chsime-wubi
    Korea IME settings (where available)ms-settings:regionlanguage-korime
    Languagems-settings:regionlanguage OR ms-settings:regionlanguage-languageoptions
    Windows Display languagems-settings:regionlanguage-setdisplaylanguage
    Add Display languagems-settings:regionlanguage-adddisplaylanguage
    Keyboard (removed in build 17083+)ms-settings:keyboard
    Speechms-settings:speech
    Gaming
    Game barms-settings:gaming-gamebar
    Capturesms-settings:gaming-gamedvr
    Broadcastingms-settings:gaming-broadcasting
    Game Modems-settings:gaming-gamemode
    TruePlay (removed in version 1809+)ms-settings:gaming-trueplay
    Xbox Networkingms-settings:gaming-xboxnetworking
    Extras
    Extras (available only when Settings app extensions installed)ms-settings:extras
    Ease of Access
    Displayms-settings:easeofaccess-display
    Mouse Pointerms-settings:easeofaccess-cursorandpointersize
    Text Cursorms-settings:easeofaccess-cursor
    Magnifierms-settings:easeofaccess-magnifier
    Color Filtersms-settings:easeofaccess-colorfilter
    Adaptive Color Filters Linkms-settings:easeofaccess-colorfilter-adaptivecolorlink
    Night Light Linkms-settings:easeofaccess-colorfilter-bluelightlink
    High Contrastms-settings:easeofaccess-highcontrast
    Narratorms-settings:easeofaccess-narrator
    Start Narratorafter sign-in for mems-settings:easeofaccess-narrator-isautostartenabled
    Audioms-settings:easeofaccess-audio
    Closed captionsms-settings:easeofaccess-closedcaptioning
    Speechms-settings:easeofaccess-speechrecognition
    Keyboardms-settings:easeofaccess-keyboard
    Mousems-settings:easeofaccess-mouse
    Eye Controlms-settings:easeofaccess-eyecontrol
    Other options (removed in version 1809+)ms-settings:easeofaccess-otheroptions
    Search (version 1903+)
    Permissions & historyms-settings:search-permissions
    Searching Windowsms-settings:cortana-windowssearch
    More detailsms-settings:search-moredetails
    Cortana
    Cortanams-settings:cortana
    Talk to Cortanams-settings:cortana-talktocortana
    Permissionsms-settings:cortana-permissions
    More detailsms-settings:cortana-moredetails
    Privacy
    Generalms-settings:privacy
    Speechms-settings:privacy-speech
    Inking & typing personalizationms-settings:privacy-speechtyping
    Diagnostics & feedbackms-settings:privacy-feedback
    View Diagnostic Datams-settings:privacy-feedback-telemetryviewergroup
    Activity history (build 17040+)ms-settings:privacy-activityhistory
    Locationms-settings:privacy-location
    Camerams-settings:privacy-webcam
    Microphonems-settings:privacy-microphone
    Voice activationms-settings:privacy-voiceactivation
    Notificationsms-settings:privacy-notifications
    Account infoms-settings:privacy-accountinfo
    Contactsms-settings:privacy-contacts
    Calendarms-settings:privacy-calendar
    Phone calls (removed in version 1809+)ms-settings:privacy-phonecalls
    Call historyms-settings:privacy-callhistory
    Emailms-settings:privacy-email
    Eye tracker (requires eyetracker hardware)ms-settings:privacy-eyetracker
    Tasksms-settings:privacy-tasks
    Messagingms-settings:privacy-messaging
    Radiosms-settings:privacy-radios
    Other devicesms-settings:privacy-customdevices
    Background appsms-settings:privacy-backgroundapps
    App diagnosticsms-settings:privacy-appdiagnostics
    Automatic file downloadsms-settings:privacy-automaticfiledownloads
    Documentsms-settings:privacy-documents
    Picturesms-settings:privacy-pictures
    Videosms-settings:privacy-documents
    File systemms-settings:privacy-broadfilesystemaccess
    Update & security
    Windows Updatems-settings:windowsupdate
    Check for updatesms-settings:windowsupdate-action
    View update historyms-settings:windowsupdate-history
    Restart optionsms-settings:windowsupdate-restartoptions
    Advanced optionsms-settings:windowsupdate-options
    Change active hoursms-settings:windowsupdate-activehours
    Optional updatesms-settings:windowsupdate-optionalupdates OR ms-settings:windowsupdate-seekerondemand
    Delivery Optimizationms-settings:delivery-optimization
    Windows Security / Windows Defenderms-settings:windowsdefender
    Open Windows Securitywindowsdefender:
    Backupms-settings:backup
    Troubleshootms-settings:troubleshoot
    Recoveryms-settings:recovery
    Activationms-settings:activation
    Find My Devicems-settings:findmydevice
    For developersms-settings:developers
    Windows Insider Programms-settings:windowsinsider, OR ms-settings:windowsinsider-optin
    Mixed reality
    Mixed realityms-settings:holographic
    Audio and speechms-settings:holographic-audio
    Environmentms-settings:privacy-holographic-environment
    Headset displayms-settings:holographic-headset
    Uninstallms-settings:holographic-management
    Surface Hub
    Accountsms-settings:surfacehub-accounts
    Team Conferencingms-settings:surfacehub-calling
    Team device managementms-settings:surfacehub-devicemanagenent
    Session cleanupms-settings:surfacehub-sessioncleanup
    Welcome screenms-settings:surfacehub-welcome

    Sources: Winaero - MS-Settings Settings Page List of URI Shortcuts in Windows 10  , Askvg - List of Commands to Launch Specific Settings Page Directly in Windows 10 , TenForums - List of Shortcuts to Directly Open Pages in Settings in Windows 10 , Microsoft - Launch the Windows Settings app

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