Looking for a quick way to get to your network connections: Control PanelNetwork and InternetNetwork Connections
From the run prompt (shortcut keys: WinKey+R) enter ncpa.cpl. You will immediately open a window that takes you to the network connections UI without traveling thought the network sharing center.
If you want to create a quick shortcut you can file this in the following location: “C:WindowsSystem32ncpa.cpl ”
This works in Windows 7, Windows 8, Server 2008 (and R2) along with Server 2012
More info: Description of Control Panel (.cpl) Files
So go; Run, you silly boy. And remember