How to get your Activation/product key for Windows 7/8/10


Type or paste the command below in the Command Prompt window:
  1. wmic path softwarelicensingservice get OA3xOriginalProductKey .
  2. This command will show your product key if your computer came with a factory-preinstalled copy of Windows 7.


How do I find my Windows 7 activation key?
Generally, if you bought a physical copy of Windows, the product key should be on a label or card inside the box that Windows came in. If Windows came preinstalled on your PC, the product key should appear on a sticker on your device. If you’ve lost or can’t find the product key, contact the manufacturer.


Is Windows 7 product ID the same as product key?
No the Product ID is not the same as your Product key. You need a 25 character “Product Key” to activate Windows. The Product ID just identifies which version of Windows you have. 292 – Retail Windows 7 Ultimate?


Can I find my product key using the product ID?
First, get product key finder software and install it on your computer. Second, run it and click “Start Recovery”. Product Key Finder would begin to find Windows 8 product keys ID and other software license keys. About few seconds later, you will see their product keys and product ID listed in the third-party tool.