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HOW DO I FOUND MY WINDOWS PRODUCT KEY 1

Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

The product key is located inside the product packaging, on the receipt or confirmation page for a digital purchase or in a confirmation e-mail that shows you purchased Windows.

If you purchased a digital copy from Microsoft Store, you can locate your product key in your Account under Digital Content.

Windows 7

The product key is located inside the box that the Windows DVD came in, on the DVD, on the receipt or confirmation page for a digital purchase or in a confirmation e-mail that shows you purchased Windows.

If you purchased a digital copy from Microsoft Store, you can locate your product key in your Account under Digital Content.

Academic Products

Your product key is located on the receipt page when you purchase or in the Order History section of the WebStore from which you ordered the software.

Devices Pre-Installed with Windows

Before using operating system copies from this site for install, re-install or recovery on devices with pre-installed operating systems, see your device manufacturer or reseller for the customized drivers and applications specific to your machine.

Using operating systems copied from this site for install, re-install or recovery may void your support agreement with your manufacturer or reseller.

Any drivers or programs that were installed by the device manufacturer or reseller may be removed during installation.

Windows 8.1 & 10:

The product key may be embedded on the motherboard or may be on the Certificate of Authenticity sticker on the bottom of the device.

Windows 7:

For devices that came with Windows 7 pre-installed, the product key may be on the Certificate of Authenticity sticker on the bottom of the device.

For more information about Windows product keys and genuine Microsoft products, see What is a product key and How to Tell site.

 

Quickly Turn ON/OFF Windows Firewall Using Command Line 1

Windows Firewall on computers running Windows7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 is enabled by default. You may need turn it off/on for numerous reasons.

steps for how you do it using a command prompt:

  • To Turn Off:
  • NetSh Advfirewall set allprofiles state off
  • To Turn On:
  • NetSh Advfirewall set allprofiles state on
  • To check the status of Windows Firewall:
  • Netsh Advfirewall show allprofiles