What is CLSID Key (GUID)? CLSID Key Shortcut List For Windows 7

A CLSID is a globally unique identifier that identifies a COM class object.

This is a list of CLSID keys (GUID) for Windows 7 that can be used to create shortcuts to open items or more with.

For more information about a CLSID key and the function of it's subkeys in the registry, then see CLSID Key (COM).


For example, you would use the command below to create a shortcut with the CLSID key for what it opens. You would right click on the desktop and click on New, Shortcut, use the full command you want below for the location, then type in a name for the shortcut.

C:\Windows\explorer.exe shell:::{CLSID key number below}

OR

C:\Windows\explorer.exe /e,::{CLSID key number below}


For Example:
To create a Action Center shortcut, you would use this command for the location below.

C:\Windows\explorer.exe shell:::{BB64F8A7-BEE7-4E1A-AB8D-7D8273F7FDB6}

OR

C:\Windows\explorer.exe /e,::{BB64F8A7-BEE7-4E1A-AB8D-7D8273F7FDB6}


Here is the Full List:

OpensCLSID Key "GUID"
Action Center{BB64F8A7-BEE7-4E1A-AB8D-7D8273F7FDB6}
Add Network Location{D4480A50-BA28-11d1-8E75-00C04FA31A86}
Administrative Tools{D20EA4E1-3957-11d2-A40B-0C5020524153}
Advanced User Accounts{7A9D77BD-5403-11d2-8785-2E0420524153}
AutoPlay{9C60DE1E-E5FC-40f4-A487-460851A8D915}
Backup and Restore{B98A2BEA-7D42-4558-8BD1-832F41BAC6FD}
Biometric Devices{0142e4d0-fb7a-11dc-ba4a-000ffe7ab428}
BitLocker Drive Encryption{D9EF8727-CAC2-4e60-809E-86F80A666C91}
Bluetooth Devices{28803F59-3A75-4058-995F-4EE5503B023C}
Briefcase{85BBD920-42AO-1069-A2E4-08002B30309D}
Color Management{B2C761C6-29BC-4f19-9251-E6195265BAF1}
Computer{20d04fe0-3aea-1069-a2d8-08002b30309d}
Connect To{38A98528-6CBF-4CA9-8DC0-B1E1D10F7B1B}
Control Panel (Icons view){21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}
Control Panel (All Tasks){ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
Control Panel (Category view){26EE0668-A00A-44D7-9371-BEB064C98683}
Credential Manager{1206F5F1-0569-412C-8FEC-3204630DFB70}
Date and Time{E2E7934B-DCE5-43C4-9576-7FE4F75E7480}
Default Location{00C6D95F-329C-409a-81D7-C46C66EA7F33}
Default Programs{17cd9488-1228-4b2f-88ce-4298e93e0966} or {E44E5D18-0652-4508-A4E2-8A090067BCB0}
Desktop Gadgets{37efd44d-ef8d-41b1-940d-96973a50e9e0}
Desktop in Favorites{04731B67-D933-450a-90E6-4ACD2E9408FE}
Device Manager{74246bfc-4c96-11d0-abef-0020af6b0b7a}
Devices and Printers{A8A91A66-3A7D-4424-8D24-04E180695C7A}
Display (DPI){C555438B-3C23-4769-A71F-B6D3D9B6053A}
Ease of Access Center{D555645E-D4F8-4c29-A827-D93C859C4F2A}
E-mail (default program){2559a1f5-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
Favorites{323CA680-C24D-4099-B94D-446DD2D7249E}
Flip 3D{3080F90E-D7AD-11D9-BD98-0000947B0257}
Folder Options{6DFD7C5C-2451-11d3-A299-00C04F8EF6AF}
Font Settings{93412589-74D4-4E4E-AD0E-E0CB621440FD}
Fonts{BD84B380-8CA2-1069-AB1D-08000948534}
Gadgets{37efd44d-ef8d-41b1-940d-96973a50e9e0}
Game Controllers{259EF4B1-E6C9-4176-B574-481532C9BCE8}
Games Explorer{ED228FDF-9EA8-4870-83b1-96b02CFE0D52}
Get Programs{15eae92e-f17a-4431-9f28-805e482dafd4}
Getting Started{CB1B7F8C-C50A-4176-B604-9E24DEE8D4D1}
Help and Support{2559a1f1-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
HomeGroup{67CA7650-96E6-4FDD-BB43-A8E774F73A57}
Indexing Options{87D66A43-7B11-4A28-9811-C86EE395ACF7}
Infared{A0275511-0E86-4ECA-97C2-ECD8F1221D08}
Installed Updates{d450a8a1-9568-45c7-9c0e-b4f9fb4537bd}
Internet Options{A3DD4F92-658A-410F-84FD-6FBBBEF2FFFE}
iSCCI Initiator{A304259D-52B8-4526-8B1A-A1D6CECC8243}
Keyboard Properties{725BE8F7-668E-4C7B-8F90-46BDB0936430}
Libraries{031E4825-7B94-4dc3-B131-E946B44C8DD5}
Location{00C6D95F-329C-409a-81D7-C46C66EA7F33}
Location and Other Sensors{E9950154-C418-419e-A90A-20C5287AE24B}
Manage Wireless Networks{1fa9085f-25a2-489b-85d4-86326eedcd87}
Mobility Center{5ea4f148-308c-46d7-98a9-49041b1dd468}
Mouse Properties{6C8EEC18-8D75-41B2-A177-8831D59D2D50}
My Documents{450d8fba-ad25-11d0-98a8-0800361b1103}
Network{F02C1A0D-BE21-4350-88B0-7367FC96EF3C}
Network and Sharing Center8E908FC9-BECC-40f6-915B-F4CA0E70D03D}
Network Center Notification area pop-up{38A98528-6CBF-4CA9-8DC0-B1E1D10F7B1B}
Network Connections{7007ACC7-3202-11D1-AAD2-00805FC1270E} or {992CFFA0-F557-101A-88EC-00DD010CCC48}
Network Map{E7DE9B1A-7533-4556-9484-B26FB486475E}
Network Neighborhood{208D2C60-3AEA-1069-A2D7-O8002B30309D}
Network (WorkGroup) Places{208D2C60-3AEA-1069-A2D7-08002B30309D}
Notification Area Icons{05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9}
NVIDIA Control Panel (if driverinstalled){0bbca823-e77d-419e-9a44-5adec2c8eeb0}
Offline Files Folder{AFDB1F70-2A4C-11d2-9039-00C04F8EEB3E}
Parental Controls{96AE8D84-A250-4520-95A5-A47A7E3C548B}
Pen and Touch{F82DF8F7-8B9F-442E-A48C-818EA735FF9B}
People Near Me{5224F545-A443-4859-BA23-7B5A95BDC8EF}
Performance Information and Tools{78F3955E-3B90-4184-BD14-5397C15F1EFC}
Personalization{ED834ED6-4B5A-4bfe-8F11-A626DCB6A921}
Phone & Modem Location Information{40419485-C444-4567-851A-2DD7BFA1684D}
Power Options{025A5937-A6BE-4686-A844-36FE4BEC8B6D}
Printers{2227A280-3AEA-1069-A2DE-08002B30309D} or {863aa9fd-42df-457b-8e4d-0de1b8015c60}
Problem Reports (Action Center){BB64F8A7-BEE7-4E1A-AB8D-7D8273F7FDB6}\pageProblem
Programs and Features{7b81be6a-ce2b-4676-a29e-eb907a5126c5}
Public folder{4336a54d-038b-4685-ab02-99bb52d3fb8b}
Recent Places{22877a6d-37a1-461a-91b0-dbda5aaebc99}
Recovery (System Restore){9FE63AFD-59CF-4419-9775-ABCC3849F861}
Recycle Bin{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}
Region and Language{62d8ed13-c9d0-4ce8-a914-47dd628fb1b0}
RemoteApp and Desktop Connections{241D7C96-F8BF-4F85-B01F-E2B043341A4B}
Run{2559a1f3-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
Search{2559a1f0-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
Set Program Access and Defaults{2559a1f7-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0}
Show Desktop{3080F90D-D7AD-11D9-BD98-0000947B0257}
Sound{F2DDFC82-8F12-4CDD-B7DC-D4FE1425AA4D}
Speech Recognition{58E3C745-D971-4081-9034-86E34B30836A}
Sync Center{9C73F5E5-7AE7-4E32-A8E8-8D23B85255BF}
System{BB06C0E4-D293-4f75-8A90-CB05B6477EEE}
System Icons{05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9} \SystemIcons
Tablet PC Settings{80F3F1D5-FECA-45F3-BC32-752C152E456E}
Taskbar and Start Menu{0DF44EAA-FF21-4412-828E-260A8728E7F1}
Text to Speech{D17D1D6D-CC3F-4815-8FE3-607E7D5D10B3}
Time and Date{E2E7934B-DCE5-43C4-9576-7FE4F75E7480}
Troubleshooting{C58C4893-3BE0-4B45-ABB5-A63E4B8C8651}
User Accounts{60632754-c523-4b62-b45c-4172da012619}
User Folder{59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee}
User Pinned{1f3427c8-5c10-4210-aa03-2ee45287d668}
Web Browser (default){871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}
Windows Anytime Upgrade{BE122A0E-4503-11DA-8BDE-F66BAD1E3F3A}
Windows Cardspace{78CB147A-98EA-4AA6-B0DF-C8681F69341C}
Windows Defender{D8559EB9-20C0-410E-BEDA-7ED416AECC2A}
Windows Features{67718415-c450-4f3c-bf8a-b487642dc39b}
WEI{78F3955E-3B90-4184-BD14-5397C15F1EFC}
Windows Firewall{4026492F-2F69-46B8-B9BF-5654FC07E423}
Windows Mobility Center{5ea4f148-308c-46d7-98a9-49041b1dd468}
Windows SideShow{E95A4861-D57A-4be1-AD0F-35267E261739}
Windows Update{36eef7db-88ad-4e81-ad49-0e313f0c35f8}