Tech Tip: New Settings app in Windows 10

by Ryan Johnson, I-Tech

A new Settings interface in available in Windows 10. This is designed to be a more user-friendly way to configure your computer with a single unified settings area.

To access the Settings app, click on the Start Menu and select the Gear icon:

The new Windows Settings App will appear:

However, it still doesn’t contain every setting. The old Windows Control Panel is still included. Some older settings may only be available in the Control Panel, while some newer settings may only be available in the Settings app. To quickly access the Control Panel and other advanced options, you can right-click the Start button or press Windows Key + X