If you're on the Metro Start page just type: con
you'll see Control Panel show up on the App list.
If you're in the Desktop use Windows key + C to get the Charms > Settings > Control Panel.
Of you can right click on the Desktop, choose Personalization and then click on Control Panel that you'll see in the Location bar of the Personalization window.
The consumer review seems to be pretty good. But what has happened to the control panel. Can anyone answer that ?
Put the mouse to the righthand corner of the screen till the icons appear.Press the start icon.Move the mouse back to the top righthand corner of the screen till icons appear again.Press Search icon.Everything on the computer appears.Scroll to the right.The control panel is near the end.