If you use some Windows 10 settings frequently, so you would like an option to launch them directly by clicking on a desktop shortcut.

Microsoft has listed the URIs (some kind of shortcut command) that launch specific setting in Windows 10. First, we listed all these URIs below so you can use these URIs to create desktop shortcuts to specific settings page that you frequently use. After the list we also show how you create shortcuts with these URIs if don’t know how to do it.

URIs

  • Accounts > Access work or school > ms-settings:workplace
  • Accounts > Email & app accounts > ms-settings:emailandaccounts
  • Accounts > Family & other people > ms-settings:otherusers
  • Accounts > Sign-in options > ms-settings:signinoptions
  • Accounts > Sync your settings > ms-settings:sync
  • Accounts > Your info > ms-settings:yourinfo
  • Apps > Apps & Features > ms-settings:appsfeatures
  • Apps > Apps for websites > ms-settings:appsforwebsites
  • Apps > Default apps > ms-settings:defaultapps
  • Apps > Apps & features > ms-settings:optionalfeatures
  • Cortana > Talk to Cortana > ms-settings:cortana-language
  • Cortana > More details > ms-settings:cortana-moredetails
  • Cortana > Notifications > ms-settings:cortana-notifications
  • Devices > USB > ms-settings:usb
  • Devices > Audio and speech > ms-settings:holographic-audio
  • Devices > AutoPlay > ms-settings:autoplay
  • Devices > Touchpad > ms-settings:devices-touchpad
  • Devices > Pen & Windows Ink > ms-settings:pen
  • Devices > Printers & scanners > ms-settings:printers
  • Devices > Typing > ms-settings:typing
  • Devices > Wheel > ms-settings:wheel
  • Devices > Default camera > ms-settings:camera
  • Devices > Bluetooth > ms-settings:bluetooth
  • Devices > Connected Devices > ms-settings:connecteddevices
  • Devices > Mouse & touchpad > ms-settings:mousetouchpad
  • Ease of Access > Narrator > ms-settings:easeofaccess-narrator
  • Ease of Access > Magnifier > ms-settings:easeofaccess-magnifier
  • Ease of Access > High contrast > ms-settings:easeofaccess-highcontrast
  • Ease of Access > Closed captions > ms-settings:easeofaccess-closedcaptioning
  • Ease of Access > Keyboard > ms-settings:easeofaccess-keyboard
  • Ease of Access > Mouse > ms-settings:easeofaccess-mouse
  • Ease of Access > Other options > ms-settings:easeofaccess-otheroptions
  • Extras > Extras > ms-settings:extras
  • Gaming > Broadcasting > ms-settings:gaming-broadcasting
  • Gaming > Game bar > ms-settings:gaming-gamebar
  • Gaming > Game DVR > ms-settings:gaming-gamedvr
  • Gaming > Game Mode > ms-settings:gaming-gamemode
  • Gaming > TruePlay > ms-settings:gaming-trueplay
  • Gaming > Xbox Networking > ms-settings:gaming-xboxnetworking
  • Home page > Landing page for Settings > ms-settings:
  • Network & internet > Ethernet > ms-settings:network-ethernet
  • Network & internet > VPN > ms-settings:network-vpn
  • Network & internet > Dial-up > ms-settings:network-dialup
  • Network & internet > DirectAccess > ms-settings:network-directaccess
  • Network & internet > Wi-Fi Calling > ms-settings:network-wificalling
  • Network & internet > Data usage > ms-settings:datausage
  • Network & internet > Cellular & SIM > ms-settings:network-cellular
  • Network & internet > Mobile hotspot > ms-settings:network-mobilehotspot
  • Network & internet > Proxy > ms-settings:network-proxy
  • Network & internet > Status > ms-settings:network-status
  • Manage known networks > ms-settings:network-wifisettings >
  • Network & wireless > NFC > ms-settings:nfctransactions
  • Network & wireless > Wi-Fi > ms-settings:network-wifi
  • Network & wireless > Airplane mode > ms-settings:network-airplanemode
  • Personalization > Start > ms-settings:personalization-start
  • Personalization > Themes > ms-settings:themes
  • Personalization > Glance > ms-settings:personalization-glance
  • Personalization > Navigation bar > ms-settings:personalization-navbar
  • Personalization > Personalization (category) > ms-settings:personalization
  • Personalization > Background > ms-settings:personalization-background
  • Personalization > Colors > ms-settings:personalization-colors
  • Personalization > Sounds > ms-settings:sounds
  • Personalization > Lock screen > ms-settings:lockscreen
  • Personalization > Task Bar > ms-settings:taskbar
  • Privacy > App diagnostics > ms-settings:privacy-appdiagnostics
  • Privacy > Notifications > ms-settings:privacy-notifications
  • Privacy > Tasks > ms-settings:privacy-tasks
  • Privacy > General > ms-settings:privacy-general
  • Privacy > Accessory apps > ms-settings:privacy-accessoryapps
  • Privacy > Advertising ID > ms-settings:privacy-advertisingid
  • Privacy > Phone calls > ms-settings:privacy-phonecall
  • Privacy > Location > ms-settings:privacy-location
  • Privacy > Camera > ms-settings:privacy-webcam
  • Privacy > Microphone > ms-settings:privacy-microphone
  • Privacy > Motion > ms-settings:privacy-motion
  • Privacy > Speech, inking & typing > ms-settings:privacy-speechtyping
  • Privacy > Account info > ms-settings:privacy-accountinfo
  • Privacy > Contacts > ms-settings:privacy-contacts
  • Privacy > Calendar > ms-settings:privacy-calendar
  • Privacy > Call history > ms-settings:privacy-callhistory
  • Privacy > Email > ms-settings:privacy-email
  • Privacy > Messaging > ms-settings:privacy-messaging
  • Privacy > Radios > ms-settings:privacy-radios
  • Privacy > Background Apps > ms-settings:privacy-backgroundapps
  • Privacy > Other devices > ms-settings:privacy-customdevices
  • Privacy > Feedback & diagnostics > ms-settings:privacy-feedback
  • Surface Hub > Accounts > ms-settings:surfacehub-accounts
  • Surface Hub > Team Conferencing > ms-settings:surfacehub-calling
  • Surface Hub > Team device management > ms-settings:surfacehub-devicemanagenent
  • Surface Hub > Session cleanup > ms-settings:surfacehub-sessioncleanup
  • Surface Hub > Welcome screen > ms-settings:surfacehub-welcome
  • System > Shared experiences > ms-settings:crossdevice
  • System > Display > ms-settings:display
  • System > Multitasking > ms-settings:multitasking
  • System > Projecting to this PC > ms-settings:project
  • System > Tablet mode > ms-settings:tabletmode
  • System > Taskbar > ms-settings:taskbar
  • System > Phone > ms-settings:phone-defaultapps
  • System > Display > ms-settings:screenrotation
  • System > Notifications & actions > ms-settings:notifications
  • System > Phone > ms-settings:phone
  • System > Messaging > ms-settings:messaging
  • System > Battery Saver > ms-settings:batterysaver
  • System > Battery use > ms-settings:batterysaver-usagedetails
  • System > Power & sleep > ms-settings:powersleep
  • System > About > ms-settings:about
  • System > Storage > ms-settings:storagesense
  • System > Storage Sense > ms-settings:storagepolicies
  • System > Default Save Locations > ms-settings:savelocations
  • System > Encryption > ms-settings:deviceencryption
  • System > Offline Maps > ms-settings:maps
  • Time and language > Date & time > ms-settings:dateandtime
  • Time and language > Region & language > ms-settings:regionlanguage
  • Time and language > Speech Language > ms-settings:speech
  • Time and language > Pinyin keyboard > ms-settings:regionlanguage-chsime-pinyin
  • Time and language > Wubi input mode > ms-settings:regionlanguage-chsime-wubi
  • Update & security > Windows Hello setup > ms-settings:signinoptions-launchfaceenrollment
  • Update & security > Windows Hello setup > ms-settings:signinoptions-launchfingerprintenrollment
  • Update & security > Backup > ms-settings:backup
  • Update & security > Find My Device > ms-settings:findmydevice
  • Update & security > Windows Insider Program > ms-settings:windowsinsider
  • Update & security > Windows Update > ms-settings:windowsupdate
  • Update & security > Windows Update > ms-settings:windowsupdate-history
  • Update & security > Windows Update > ms-settings:windowsupdate-options
  • Update & security > Windows Update > ms-settings:windowsupdate-restartoptions
  • Update & security > Windows Update > ms-settings:windowsupdate-action
  • Update & security > Activation > ms-settings:activation
  • Update & security > Recovery > ms-settings:recovery
  • Update & security > Troubleshoot > ms-settings:troubleshoot
  • Update & security > Windows Defender > ms-settings:windowsdefender
  • For developers > Developers > ms-settings:developers
  • User Accounts > Windows Anywhere > ms-settings:windowsanywhere
  • User Accounts > Provisioning > ms-settings:workplace-provisioning
  • User Accounts > Provisioning > ms-settings:provisioning

Creating Shortcut on Desktop

To create a shortcut with any of these URIs first you need to right click any where on your desktop. On the right-click menu, select “New” > “Shortcut” item. A popup will open with a title “Create Shortcut”.

Type an URI to input box and click “Next”. On the next window you should put a name for this shortcut you’re going to create and click “Finish”. Now you have a settings page shortcut on your desktop.

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