In Windows 8 I could use WinKey+C to open the Charms. Since the Action Center is at the same location in the operating system, I would assume WinKey+C would open it. But WinKey+C opens Cortana in Windows 10. What opens the Action Center in Windows 10?


To open the Windows 10 Action Center, use Win+A.

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    What if that doesn't do anything? (build 1809 in case that matters) – RomanSt Apr 7 '19 at 13:04

Tapping the touchpad with 4 fingers on my Toshiba laptop with Elan drivers also works.

  • The touchpad is a part of the keyboard too right? Thus a touchpad shortcut is a keyboard shortcut. Oh well – Old Badman Grey Dec 12 '15 at 0:21
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    I was trying to figure out why the $#@$ Action Center kept opening, so your response helped me. – Frank Schwieterman Jul 28 '17 at 15:51

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