Windows 7 - A shortcut to access Windows Features

In order to create a shortcut to rapidly access the Windows Features pane (Where you can turn Windows features On/Off)
  • Right click on an empty place of your desktop >New > Shortcut
  • In the "Type the location of the item", enter:
    • C:\Windows\System32\OptionalFeatures.exe
  • Click on Next
  • Give the name you want to the shortcut (or leave the default name)
  • Validate with OK
Published by jak58. Latest update on November 6, 2016 at 03:52 PM by owilson.
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