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

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Settings Pages List of URI Shortcuts in Windows 10
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This wiki doc collected a list of ms-settings URI commands that you can use to open any Settings page in Windows 10.

Introduction

The URI commands listed below allows to quickly open control panel applets using ms-settings. They can be used in the Run box to open for example Printers & scanners panel just tyoying the command -> "ms-settings:Printers & scanners"

How to use the URI commands

Here some different examples how to run a ms-setting command:
  • 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
Sound (build 17063+)ms-settings:sound
Manage sound devicesms-settings:sound-devices
App volume and device preferencesms-settings:apps-volume
Notifications & actionsms-settings:notifications
Focus assist (build 17074+)ms-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 playback (build 16215+)ms-settings:videoplayback
Startup (build 17017+)ms-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 OR ms-settings:family-group
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 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 (build 16188+)
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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Thu, Oct 1 2020 at 2:58 amMichael Pietroforte
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