Microsoft’s latest Windows 11 operating system includes the classic Control Panel. As with recent Windows 10, you might not need to open the Control Panel frequently in Windows 11. In Windows 11, a few settings appear only in the Control Panel, some settings appear only in the Settings app, and most of the settings appear both in Control Panel and Settings.
If a setting that you need to change frequently appears only in the Control Panel, you might want to pin the Control Panel to the Start menu and taskbar for easy access. This risewindows article will guide you on how to pin the control panel to start the menu and taskbar on Windows 11.
Quick Note: You can always use the Start menu search to open Control Panel.
How to Pin Control Panel to Start menu on Windows 11?
Step 1: First, click on the
Step 2. Then, in the Search box, type
The above step will add Control Panel to the Start menu on Windows 11. But the Control Panel will not be on top of the pinned apps. Because newly added items show up at the bottom of the list by default. If you would like to move the Control Panel to the top of the apps list, look for the Control Panel entry in the Start menu, right-click on it, and select the
Quick Note: If you don’t want to move the Control Panel to the top of the Start menu pinned items, simply drag them into the Start menu in the desired location. You can drag and drop any app in the Start menu to your desired location. This way, you can quickly arrange Start menu items.
How to Unpin Control Panel from the Start menu on Windows 11?
If you wish to unpin or eliminate Control Panel from the Start menu, right-click on them and select the
How to Pin Control Panel to the taskbar on Windows 11?
Those Windows users who prefer to access the Control Panel from the taskbar of Windows 11 can do the following:-
Step 1. First, click on the
Step 2. Then, type
How to Quickly Pin Control Panel to Windows 11 Taskbar?
To pin Control Panel to Windows 11 taskbar, open the Control Panel. Then right-click on the Control Panel icon on the taskbar. Finally, click the
How to Unpin Control Panel from Windows 11 Taskbar?
Here, right-click its icon on the taskbar to unpin or remove the Control Panel app from the Windows 11 taskbar. Then select
That’s it for the article.
I hope this article will be helpful to you.
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