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Control Panel App doesn't show up nor open

  1. #1


    Philippines
    Posts : 32
    Windows 7 x64 Home Premium/Windows 7 x32 Pro/ Windows 8 Developer Preview x 64

    Control Panel App doesn't show up nor open


    is there a solution for this coz i really like it at first glance coz its a full screen control panel and i like that metro style

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Skream,

    Do you mean that the Control Panel app is not on the Metro Start screen?

    Control Panel - Open in Windows 8


    If so, then you could create a Metro Apps shortcut from the first tutorial below, create a shortcut of Control Panel to pin to Apps, then pin it from Apps to the Metro "Start" screen in the second tutorial below.

    Metro Apps - Open from Desktop in Windows 8

    https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials...ndows-8-a.html

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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Control Panel App doesn't show up nor open
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