To set Control Panel to Category View

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

To set Control Panel to Category View

  1. Open Control Panel.

  2. On the Tools menu, click Folder Options.

  3. Under Tasks, click Show common tasks in folders, and then click OK.

  4. Under Control Panel in the left pane, click Switch to Category View.


  • To open Control Panel, click Start, and then click Control Panel.

Information about functional differences

  • Your server might function differently based on the version and edition of the operating system that is installed, your account permissions, and your menu settings. For more information, see Viewing Help on the Web.

See Also


To set Control Panel to Classic View