Display administrative tools in Windows 7

Normally, you have to go to the Control Panel to access the administrative tools like Service Manager, Event Viewer, Group Policy etc. But you can display all these tools in the Start Menu too. This way you can easily access these administrative tools from the Start Menu. Here is how :

  1. Right click on the Start Menu orb in Windows 7 and select Properties.
  2. Click on the Customize button under the Start Menu tab as shown :

  3. Scroll down and select Dsiplay on the All Programs menu and the Start Menu and click the OK button.

Now you can access the administrative tools from the Start Meny directly.