The How-To Geek: Create Your Own Admin Panel

The How-To Geek has posted instructions for creating your admin panel. I followed his Vista example on my XP box, easily. There were a couple of minor differences [1], but it is a <ahem> snap.

Custom Admin Panel

Custom Admin Panel

Why? As the author says, navigating the Windows menu for individual utilities like disk management, user management, services, and so on is inconvenient. Combining the utilities I use most often into one admin panel is a great productivity tip. Thanks, How-To Geek (and Steve).

[1] The task scheduler isn’t an mmc snap in in XP.

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