Q. I have windows key. How can I activate windows 10 using cmd?
Step by step instruction is given below to activate windows 10 using slmgr command. Official Microsoft site also explained windows activation method. In this article, I will explain the simple method for the windows activation with the help of screenshots.
In the organization to activate windows license, I always approached this method.
Step 1: Open Command Prompt With Admin Rights
Open cmd with administrative rights. Right-click on the Start icon and click on command prompt (Admin). As shown in the below screenshot.
Step 2: Slmgr cmd To Activate Windows
Type “slmgr /ipk license-key” without the quotes. In place of license-key enter your windows license key.
Step 3: Check Status of Windows 10 Activation
After entering the correct windows 10 key, you will get the prompt like ” Installed product key successfully“. You can check the windows 10 is activated by browsing This PC – Properties.
After this, the next windows open. At the bottom, you can see, windows 10 activation status.
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Conclusion: This article helps you to activate windows done using cmd. For any feedback, kindly write in below comment section.