Windows 10 Find Serial Number

Is device ID same as serial number?

  • You will be required to provide Serial Number of computer while trying to upgrade BIOS or Download Driver Software.
  • You will find below the steps to Find Serial Number of Computer in Windows 10.
  • In general, the Serial Number of a Windows computer should be available on the sticker attached to the bottom of the Laptop or to the backside of a Desktop Computer.

How do I know my laptop model Windows 10?

  • If the sticker has become faded, you may find it difficult to read the Serial Number of your computer.
  • In such a case, you won’t be able to find the Serial Number of your computer using Settings or by going to System Information Screen.
  • Hence, we are providing below a number of methods to find the Serial Number of your computer.
  • Follow the steps below to find Serial Number of your Laptop or Desktop PC using WMIC command.
  • Right-click on the Start button and click on Command Prompt(Admin).
  • On the Command Prompt screen, type wmic bios get serialnumber and press the enter key on the keyboard of your computer.
  • Once the command is executed, it will list Serial Number of your computer below “SerialNumber” entry on the Command Prompt screen (see above image).
  • If WMIC command does not display Serial Number of the computer, it is most likely that Manufacturer of your computer has not saved the Serial Number to BIOS/UEFI Firmware.
  • In such a case, you can try other methods as provided below to find Serial Number of your computer.
  • If you still have the box in which your Laptop or the Desktop was delivered, you should be able to find the Serial Number on a sticker attached to the box.
  • If you had purchased the laptop online, you might be able to find the Computer Serial Number on the Email Receipt.
  • If you had registered your computer with the manufacturer, the serial number should be available on the Registration document.
  • If you were provided with a Warranty or you purchased extended Warranty, the Serial Number should be available on the Warranty certificate.
  • In case of a Laptop with removable battery, the Serial Number might be present on the sticker attached in the battery compartment.
  • In case of a desktop computer, it is not uncommon to find the Serial Number on a sticker attached inside the computer case.
  • In case of Microsoft devices like “Surface”, the Serial Number is usually 12 digits long (containing only numbers) and is known as a Microsoft Serial Number.
  • You should be able to find Microsoft Serial Number on the packaging in which your Surface Device was delivered.
  • If you do not have the original packaging, you should be able to find Microsoft Serial Number using the Surface App found on every Surface device.

The Easy Way: Use a Graphical Method

How to find Windows License Key from PowerShell

Open the Surface App and click on the Feedback button. On the next screen (“Your Surface”), you will find the Microsoft Serial Number listed. Just like other computers, Microsoft Serial Number should also be available on the sticker attached to the body of the Surface device.

Where is the serial number on my HP laptop Windows 10?

If you cannot find the sticker at the bottom or sides, check the bottom edge of the Surface clipboard that attaches to the Keyboard and also check the bottom of the Surface Keyboard. In case of Surface Pro Models, flip out the kickstand and look for a string of numbers near its base.

How do I find my Dell model number?

Hi, AshishGiri. Thanks for reaching out! I'm an Independent Advisor and a Microsoft user like you, and I am here to work with you on this issue. Try the following to get your serial number: 1. Press Windows key + X 2. Click Command Prompt (Admin) 3.

How old is my HP laptop by serial number?

At the command prompt, type: wmic path SoftwareLicensingService get OA3xOriginalProductKey If it does not work, there's another method in this article, where you create a vbs script to try to check the key: https://www.techspot.com/guides/1760-find-your-..I hope this helps!

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