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

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

    Windows 10 RUN commands

    • Press Win+R to open the Run dialog and type the command followed by Enter
    Open Documents Folderdocuments
    Open Videos foldervideos
    Open Downloads Folderdownloads
    Open Favorites Folderfavorites
    Open Recent Folderrecent
    Open Pictures Folderpictures
    Adding a new Devicedevicepairingwizard
    About Windows dialogwinver
    Add Hardware Wizardhdwwiz
    Advanced User Accountsnetplwiz
    Advanced User Accountsazman.msc
    Backup and Restoresdclt
    Bluetooth File Transferfsquirt
    Calculatorcalc
    Certificatescertmgr.msc
    Change Computer Performance Settingssystempropertiesperformance
    Change Data Execution Prevention Settingssystempropertiesdataexecutionprevention
    Change Data Execution Prevention Settingsprintui
    Character Mapcharmap
    ClearType Tunercttune
    Color Managementcolorcpl
    Command Promptcmd
    Component Servicescomexp.msc
    Component Servicesdcomcnfg
    Computer Managementcompmgmt.msc
    Computer Managementcompmgmtlauncher
    Connect to a Projectordisplayswitch
    Control Panelcontrol
    Create A Shared Folder Wizardshrpubw
    Create a System Repair Discrecdisc
    Data Execution Preventionsystempropertiesdataexecutionprevention
    Date and Timetimedate.cpl
    Default Locationlocationnotifications
    Device Managerdevmgmt.msc
    Device Managerhdwwiz.cpl
    Device Pairing Wizarddevicepairingwizard
    Diagnostics Troubleshooting Wizardmsdt
    Digitizer Calibration Tooltabcal
    DirectX Diagnostic Tooldxdiag
    Disk Cleanupcleanmgr
    Disk Defragmenterdfrgui
    Disk Managementdiskmgmt.msc
    Displaydpiscaling
    Display Color Calibrationdccw
    Display Switchdisplayswitch
    DPAPI Key Migration Wizarddpapimig
    Driver Verifier Managerverifier
    Ease of Access Centerutilman
    EFS Wizardrekeywiz
    Event Viewereventvwr.msc
    Fax Cover Page Editorfxscover
    File Signature Verificationsigverif
    Font Viewerfontview
    Game Controllersjoy.cpl
    IExpress Wizardiexpress
    Internet Exploreriexplore
    Internet Optionsinetcpl.cpl
    iSCSI Initiator Configuration Tooliscsicpl
    Language Pack Installerlpksetup
    Local Group Policy Editorgpedit.msc
    Local Security Policysecpol.msc
    Local Users and Groupslusrmgr.msc
    Location Activitylocationnotifications
    Magnifiermagnify
    Malicious Software Removal Toolmrt
    Manage Your File Encryption Certificatesrekeywiz
    Microsoft Management Consolemmc
    Microsoft Support Diagnostic Toolmsdt
    Mousemain.cpl
    NAP Client Configurationnapclcfg.msc
    Narratornarrator
    Network Connectionsncpa.cpl
    New Scan Wizardwiaacmgr
    Notepadnotepad
    ODBC Data Source Administratorodbcad32
    ODBC Driver Configurationodbcconf
    On-Screen Keyboardosk
    Paintmspaint
    Pen and Touchtabletpc.cpl
    People Near Mecollab.cpl
    Performance Monitorperfmon.msc
    Performance Optionssystempropertiesperformance
    Phone and Modemtelephon.cpl
    Phone Dialerdialer
    Power Optionspowercfg.cpl
    Presentation Settingspresentationsettings
    Print Managementprintmanagement.msc
    Printer Migrationprintbrmui
    Printer User Interfaceprintui
    Private Character Editoreudcedit
    Problem Steps Recorderpsr
    Programs and Featuresappwiz.cpl
    Protected Content Migrationdpapimig
    Region and Languageintl.cpl
    Registry Editorregedit
    Registry Editor 32regedt32
    Remote Access Phonebookrasphone
    Remote Desktop Connectionmstsc
    Resource Monitorresmon
    Resultant Set of Policyrsop.msc
    SAM Lock Toolsyskey
    Screen Resolutiondesk.cpl
    Securing the Windows Account Databasesyskey
    Servicesservices.msc
    Set Program Access and Computer Defaultscomputerdefaults
    Share Creation Wizardshrpubw
    Shared Foldersfsmgmt.msc
    Signoutlogoff
    Snipping Toolsnippingtool
    Soundmmsys.cpl
    Sound recordersoundrecorder
    SQL Server Client Network Utilitycliconfg
    Sticky Notesstikynot
    Stored User Names and Passwordscredwiz
    Sync Centermobsync
    System Configurationmsconfig
    System Configuration Editorsysedit
    System Informationmsinfo32
    System Propertiessysdm.cpl
    System Properties (Advanced Tab)systempropertiesadvanced
    System Properties (Computer Name Tab)systempropertiescomputername
    System Properties (Hardware Tab)systempropertieshardware
    System Properties (Remote Tab)systempropertiesremote
    System Properties (System Protection Tab)systempropertiesprotection
    System Restorerstrui
    Task Managertaskmgr
    Task Schedulertaskschd.msc
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Managementtpm.msc
    Turn Windows features on or offoptionalfeatures
    User Account Control Settingsuseraccountcontrolsettings
    Utility Managerutilman
    Volume Mixersndvol
    Windows Action Centerwscui.cpl
    Windows Activation Clientslui
    Windows Anytime Upgrade Resultswindowsanytimeupgraderesults
    Windows Disc Image Burning Toolisoburn
    Windows Explorerexplorer
    Windows Fax and Scanwfs
    Windows Firewallfirewall.cpl
    Windows Firewall with Advanced Securitywf.msc
    Windows Journaljournal
    Windows Media Playerwmplayer
    Windows Memory Diagnostic Schedulermdsched
    Windows Mobility Centermblctr
    Windows Picture Acquisition Wizardwiaacmgr
    Windows PowerShellpowershell
    Windows PowerShell ISEpowershell_ise
    Windows Remote Assistancemsra
    Windows Repair Discrecdisc
    Windows Script Hostwscript
    Windows Updatewuapp
    Windows Update Standalone Installerwusa
    Versione Windowswinver
    WMI Managementwmimgmt.msc
    WordPadwrite
    XPS Viewerxpsrchvw

     

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    1. ms-settings:easeofaccess-cursorandpointersize doesn't seem to function anymore after the Windows 10 2004 update. How can we find out the new URL or does anyone have a working alternative? Thanks in advance.

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