There are several different ways to open up Task Manager on a personal computer, but the easiest way is to push Control + Alt + Delete and select Start Task Manager.
- Access the CTRL+ALT+DELETE menu
Hold down the control, alt and delete keys all at the same time. This should open up a menu.
- Select the Start Task Manager option
One of the options in this menu is Start Task Manager. Click on this option.
- Open the task manager via the run window (alternate method)
Push the Windows Key and the R key at the same time. This should open the run window. Type in "taskmgr.exe". This will open the task manager.
- Open the task manager via the task bar (alternate method)
You can also right click on the task bar and click start task manager.