Control Panel - Applets and corresponding Registry keys

by Wayne Maples [Published on 20 April 2004 / Last Updated on 20 April 2004]

Control Panel Applet Associated Registry Key NT/Win95
Accessibility Options HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Accessibility NT
Add / Remove Software HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Console\Application Console NT / Win95
Date/ Time HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentConrolSet\Control\TimeZoneInformation NT / Win95
Devices HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentConrolSet\Control\Services NT
Display ( user settings) HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop NT / Win95
Display (computer settings) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Hardware\ResourceMap\Video NT / Win95
Find Fast HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Find Fast NT / Win95
Fonts HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts NT / Win95
Internet HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings NT /Win95
Keyboard HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop NT / Win95
Modems HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Unimodem NT / Win95
Mouse HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Mouse NT / Win95
Multimedia HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Multimedia NT / Win95
Network multiple locations NT / Win95
PC Cards HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Hardware\Description\System\PCMCIA PCCARDS NT
Ports HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Hardware\ResourceMap NT / Win95
Printers HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Printers NT / Win95
Regional Settings HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\International NT / Win95
SCSI Adapters HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Hardware\ResourceMap\Scsi\Adapter NT
Sounds HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvent\Schemes\Apps\Default NT / Win95
Server multiple locations NT
Services HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services NT
System multiple locations NT / Win95
Tape Devices HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Hardware\ResourceMap\OtherDrivers\TapeDevices NT
Telephony HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Telephony NT
UPS HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Service\UPS NT

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