How to Open Services in Windows 10

In this post, you’ll see six ways to open Windows 10 Services and create a Services shortcut. Let’s get started.

How to Open Services in Windows 10

Method #1

Services can be launched using the services.msc command in the following programs:

  • Run Command
  • Command Prompt
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Address toolbar
  • File Explorer address bar
  • Task Manager (Hit File > Run new task to use the command)

Method #2

Go to C: > Windows > System32 folder.

You can see two services files. Double-click the “services.msc” file.

Method #3

Open the Start menu.

Type services and then hit the “Services” app in the search results.

Method #4

Launch the Control Panel.

Type services in the search box at the top right.

In the search results, click the “View local services” link.

Method #5

Open the Start menu. Click on Windows Tools. Double-click “Services.”

Method #6

Open Computer Management.

Click on “Services and Applications” on the left pane.

Double-click the “Services” option in the center pane.

How to Create a Services Shortcut

You can create a Services shortcut on your Windows 10 desktop or File Explorer by following these steps.

Right-click on the desktop or File Explorer blank area.

Hover your mouse over “New” in the context menu.

Hit “Shortcut.”

In the “Create Shortcut” popup, type services.msc. Click “Next.”

If you do not like the suggested shortcut name, give your own.

Click on the “Finish” button.

I hope this guide, “How to Open Services in Windows 10,” is helpful to you.

Thanks for reading.