In Windows XP we can easily find network connections by right clicking on connection icon and select “open network connections“. But finding network connection in Windows 7 or Vista is bit different from XP. So lets see how we can easily open network connections from run or command line, also how to create shortcut to open network connections.
Open network connections from run in Windows 7 or Vista
Press Windows Key + R type ncpa.cpl in Run window and hit Enter
Open network connections from command line
Press Windows + R type “cmd” and hit enter
This will open command prompt, type this command “ncpa.cpl” and hit enter.
Create shortcut to open network connections in Windows 7 or Vista
Right click on desktop, Click New and select Create Shortcut
Type ncpa.cpl in the text field and press Next button
Type the name of network connections shortcut and press Finish button
Now double click on shortcut that you have created on desktop to open network connections