4 Ways to Open Calculator in Windows 10

open calculator in windows 10

If you need to use the Calculator utility in Windows 10 now, but you have no idea where to find it, this post lists four ways to open the calculator in Windows 10 for your reference.

Four ways to open calculator in Windows 10

Way 1: via Start menu

Step 1: Bring up the Windows 10 start menu and then check if the Calculator utility is displayed in the Most used apps list. If yes, click to open it. If not, see Step 2.

Find Calculator in Start menu

Step 2: Type calc in the search box of Windows 10 Start menu. Then in the program list, it will display the Calculator app. Click to open it.

Search calculator in Cortana

Way 2: By Run Command

Run Commands is a shortcut to open programs/apps.

Step 1: Press Win + R keyboard shortcuts to bring up a Run dialog box.

Step 2: Then type calc in the box and click OK. The calculator should open immediately.

Open calculator by run command

Way 3: Using Command Prompt

Step 1: Right-click on the Win icon in the lower-left corner of Windows 10 desktop, and then in the power user menu click Command Prompt to open Command Prompt. (You also can click Command Prompt (Admin) to open Command Prompt as administrator.)

Open cmd

Step 2: Then type calc and press Enter key. This command will open Calculator for you.

Open calculator by command prompt

Way 4: by Task Manager

Step 1: Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open Task Manager.

Step 2: Click File > Run new task.

Run new task

Step 3: In the Create new task dialog box, type calc and click OK. This also will open Calculator for you.

Open calculator by task manager

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