System Properties

A feature found in Windows that displays basic overview of your computer, System Properties allows the user to customize many system settings and access Device Manager. Below are examples of how the Windows System Properties window may look.

Windows System Properties
Windows 8 System Properties

Windows XP System Properties
Windows XP System Properties Window

How do I open the System Properties?

Press the Windows key + Pause / Break key on the keyboard.


Right-click on My Computer and click Properties.


Open the Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click System.

Related pages

Also see: Properties, System, Windows Experience Index