macOS High Sierra

Get started with Boot Camp Control Panel

After you use Boot Camp Assistant to install Windows on your Mac, use Boot Camp Control Panel in Windows to change Boot Camp options and configure hardware.

Access Boot Camp Control Panel

  1. Click the show hidden icons arrow in the right side of the taskbar, click the Boot Camp icon , then choose Boot Camp Control Panel.

  2. If a User Account Control dialog appears, click Yes.

Keep Boot Camp Control Panel in the taskbar

Do one of the following:

  • Click the show hidden icons arrow in the right side of the taskbar, then drag the Boot Camp icon into the taskbar.

  • In the search box in the taskbar, type “taskbar settings,” click “Select which icons appear on the taskbar,” then turn on Boot Camp Manager.

  • In the Start menu, choose Settings, click Personalization, click Taskbar, click “Select which icons appear on the taskbar,” then turn on Boot Camp Manager.