If you’re looking for answer to question i.e. How to Find if Windows 10 is Activated? In this post, you will learn about all the possible ways on how to do that.
Windows 10 is one of the best windows operating system developed by Microsoft. It is developed by keeping all the modern standards in the mind. It has lots of useful features accompanied with different settings which were not available in the previous version of Windows like Windows 7 | 8.
To take advantages of all the Windows 10 settings, your system need to be activated, if not, then you will not able to personalize your Windows 10 PC | Laptop as Microsoft has blocked the Windows 10 settings for unactivated copies.You may also love to check my previous article on how to personalize Windows 10 without activation.
In case, you want to know if Windows 10 operating system is activated or not? There are various tools available for this purpose, the good thing is that most of them come preinstalled. You can also take help of console commands to know the Windows 10 activation state.
So without further delay, why don’t you start reading about them:
How to Find if Windows 10 is Activated
1. Launch the Windows 10 Settings app. For that, Press WIN + I hotkeys.
2. Click on the Update & security -> Activation.
3. On the right pane, under Activation heading you will see following status, if the Windows is activated:
“Activation: Windows is Activated”
“Activation: Windows is activated using your organization’s activation service”
The same details about Windows 10 Activation can be retrieved using the classic System Information section in the Control Panel. For that, you need to:
1. In the Start menu search bar, type System, when the same settings of classic Control panel appear in the search result. Click to open it.
2. Here in the System window navigate to Windows Activation section. If your Windows is activated, then you will find the status i.e. Windows is activated.
You can also take help of console command to find out if your Windows 10 is activated or not. For that, you need:
Type CMD or Command Prompt in the Start menu search bar. When it appear in the search result, make a right click and Run as administrator.
In the Command Prompt window, you need to type following command and hit Enter:
Now wait for few seconds and a small window will open showing you the current status of Windows 10 Activation.
Alternatively, you can also paste the above code in the RUN dialog box to retrieve the current state of activation. For that:
Press WIN + R. RUN dialog box will appear. Type the same code and click OK button.
Additionally, you might be interested in learning about activation Windows 10. Refer to the article: How to use Windows 10 Product key to Activate it