The details are all in a setting's
- Go to the directory
- Find the
*.desktop file for the setting you are interested in.
- Open the file in
For example, to open Brightness and Lock I used the command below.
The content of the file
gnome-screen-panel.desktop is shown below. The fourth line in the file,
Exec=gnome-control-center screen, shows that the terminal command to open the Brightness and Lock settings windows is
Name=Brightness and Lock
Comment=Screen brightness and lock settings
# Translators: those are keywords for the brightness and lock control-center panel