What Is a Control Panel?

April 3, 2023

A control panel is a Microsoft Windows feature that enables users to view and manage system settings. The panel lets you control nearly everything about how Windows looks and works (e.g., add or remove hardware, install and uninstall programs, modify display options, control user accounts, change networking settings, set accessibility rules, etc.).

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