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Managing Windows with the Control Panel

The Windows Control Panel is used to manage most (but not all) of Windows's configuration settings. The Control Panel is actually a system folder (like My Computer and My Documents) that contains several individual utilities that let you adjust and configure various system properties.

circleone_icon.jpg Click the Start button to display the Start menu.
circletwo_icon.jpg Click the Control Panel icon to open the Control Panel.
circlethree_icon.jpg Click the icon for the category you want to configure.
circlefour_icon.jpg Click the task you want to perform.
circlefive_icon.jpg Configure the settings for that task using the selected utility's dialog box.
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