Control Panel Applets and Command Line Launch

Here is a list of Control Panel command line syntax for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.

Control Panel Applet Command
Action Center control /name Microsoft.ActionCentercontrol wscui.cpl
Add Features to Windows 8 control /name Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgrade
Administrative Tools control /name Microsoft.AdministrativeToolscontrol admintools
AutoPlay control /name Microsoft.AutoPlay
Biometric Devices control /name Microsoft.BiometricDevices
BitLocker Drive Encryption control /name Microsoft.BitLockerDriveEncryption
Bluetooth Devices control bthprops.cpl
Color Management control /name Microsoft.ColorManagement
Credential Manager control /name Microsoft.CredentialManager
Date and Time control /name Microsoft.DateAndTimecontrol timedate.cplcontrol date/time
Default Programs control /name Microsoft.DefaultPrograms
Device Manager control /name Microsoft.DeviceManagercontrol hdwwiz.cpldevmgmt.msc
Devices and Printers control /name Microsoft.DevicesAndPrinterscontrol printers
Display control /name Microsoft.Display
Ease of Access Center control /name Microsoft.EaseOfAccessCentercontrol access.cpl
Family Safety control /name Microsoft.ParentalControls
File History control /name Microsoft.FileHistory
Flash Player Settings Manager control flashplayercplapp.cpl
Folder Options control /name Microsoft.FolderOptionscontrol folders
Fonts control /name Microsoft.Fontscontrol fonts
Game Controllers control /name Microsoft.GameControllerscontrol joy.cpl
Get Programs control /name Microsoft.GetPrograms
Home Group control /name Microsoft.HomeGroup
Indexing Options control /name Microsoft.IndexingOptions
Infrared control /name Microsoft.Infraredcontrol irprops.cplcontrol /name Microsoft.InfraredOptions
Internet Options control /name Microsoft.InternetOptionscontrol inetcpl.cpl
iSCSI Initiator control /name Microsoft.iSCSIInitiator
Keyboard control /name Microsoft.Keyboardcontrol keyboard
Language control /name Microsoft.Language
Location Settings control /name Microsoft.LocationSettings
Mail control mlcfg32.cpl
Mouse control /name Microsoft.Mousecontrol main.cplcontrol mouse
Network and Sharing Center control /name Microsoft.NetworkAndSharingCenter
Network Connections control ncpa.cplcontrol netconnections
Network Setup Wizard control netsetup.cpl
Notification Area Icons control /name Microsoft.NotificationAreaIcons
Offline Files control /name Microsoft.OfflineFiles
Pen and Touch control /name Microsoft.PenAndTouchcontrol tabletpc.cpl
Performance Information and Tools control /name Microsoft.PerformanceInformationAndTools
Personalization control /name Microsoft.Personalizationcontrol desktop
Phone and Modem control /name Microsoft.PhoneAndModemcontrol telephon.cpl
Power Options control /name Microsoft.PowerOptionscontrol powercfg.cpl
Printers and Faxes control printers
Programs and Features control /name Microsoft.ProgramsAndFeaturescontrol appwiz.cpl
Recovery control /name Microsoft.Recovery
Region control /name Microsoft.RegionAndLanguagecontrol intl.cplcontrol international
RemoteApp and Desktop Connections control /name Microsoft.RemoteAppAndDesktopConnections
Scanners and Cameras control /name Microsoft.ScannersAndCameras
Screen Resolution control desk.cpl
Sound control /name Microsoft.Soundcontrol mmsys.cpl
Speech Recognition control /name Microsoft.SpeechRecognition
Storage Spaces control /name Microsoft.StorageSpaces
Sync Center control /name Microsoft.SyncCenter
System control /name Microsoft.System
System Properties control sysdm.cpl
Tablet PC Settings control /name Microsoft.TabletPCSettings
Task Scheduler control schedtasks
Taskbar control /name Microsoft.Taskbarrundll32.exe shell32.dll,Options_RunDLL
Taskbar and Start Menu control /name Microsoft.TaskbarAndStartMenurundll32.exe shell32.dll,Options_RunDLL
Text to Speech control /name Microsoft.TextToSpeech
Troubleshooting control /name Microsoft.Troubleshooting
User Accounts control /name Microsoft.UserAccountscontrol userpasswords
Windows 7 File Recovery control /name Microsoft.BackupAndRestore
Windows Anytime Upgrade control /name Microsoft.WindowsAnytimeUpgrade
Windows CardSpace control /name Microsoft.CardSpacecontrol infocardcpl.cpl
Windows Defender control /name Microsoft.WindowsDefender
Windows Firewall control /name Microsoft.WindowsFirewallcontrol firewall.cpl
Windows Mobility Center control /name Microsoft.MobilityCenter
Windows Sidebar Properties control /name Microsoft.WindowsSidebarProperties
Windows SideShow control /name Microsoft.WindowsSideShow
Windows Update control /name Microsoft.WindowsUpdate
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