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Windows 7: Creating a Shortcut direct to a control panel sub-level window


03 May 2013   #1

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
Creating a Shortcut direct to a control panel sub-level window

I find that I'm wanting to change the Microphone level quite often and wonder if I can somehow create a shortcut direct to it, so it's a 1-click thing, straight to the Levels tab.

Currently I have to click about 7 times to get to that tab. Is it possible to create a shortcut to a drilled down level like that? If not, does anyone know if there's a way to find where in the registry the Level number is stored ? Then I can at least create a few preset .reg files that I can click on to set it without even going into that Levels dialog.



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03 May 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello ddd990,

If you like for now, you could use the shortcut in the tutorial below to open to the "Recording" tab in Sound properties to save a few clicks.

Sound Shortcuts - Create



Hope this helps some,
Shawn
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03 May 2013   #3

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello ddd990,

If you like for now, you could use the shortcut in the tutorial below to open to the "Recording" tab in Sound properties to save a few clicks.
Hope this helps some,
Shawn
Yes it does helps some. About 50% of my clicks are gone

I see now that it's come up before, and this is as close as anyone got.

I'd love to know where Windows is storing this recording level value though. It's got to be either in the registry or in a file.
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