How To Pin PC Settings to the Taskbar in Windows 8.1

Configuring your Windows 8.1 settings can be a little tedious, as each new configuration requires a series of clicks and new windows. You can simplify this task by pinning the PC settings option to your task bar or start menu.

How To Pin PC Settings to Your Taskbar

Open the App View on your Windows PC, and search for PC settings.

The PC settings option will be listed next to a small cog icon. Right-click the menu item, and select Pin to task bar:

The icon will be added to the task bar on your home screen. You will now be able to access your PC settings with a single click:
Published by deri58. Latest update on September 30, 2015 at 03:08 PM by ChristinaCCM.
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