Note: As of now (April 2021) This method is still working to activate windows 10 for free with CMD, so if it’s not working for you, then you must have not followed the steps carefully.
In today’s guide, you are going to learn how you can activate your windows 10 Computer just by using the command line, which is commonly known as CMD or command prompt.
Most PC users do not know that they can activate their windows for FREE as well, so you might want to bookmark this post for future purposes.
This post will give you a step-by-step easy guide, to teach you how you can activate Windows 10 on the command line.
it is by far the fasted method to activate the windows 10 product. (probably under a minute, if you do all the steps exactly as it is mentioned) because in here you don’t need to install any Windows 10 activation tool or watermark remover tool or something for activation. so it’ll be a pretty straightforward guide for non-techy folks.
After the installation of Windows 10 on your computer, it will ask you to activate your Windows 10 when you’ll try to personalize/customize windows 10. If your Windows 10 system has not been activated, Windows will not let you personalize your desktop (such as personalizing your lock screen, wallpaper, theme, etc.) and it will show a watermark at the bottom right screen saying “Activate Windows. Go to Settings to activate Windows”.
which looks very annoying on the screen
Also read: How to dual boot windows 10 and Kali Linux (Detailed Guide for beginners)
so let begin the process to activate window 10 with help of CMD.
How to Permanently Activate Windows 10 with command line
Step 1. press Windows and search cmd, right-click and run as administrator.
Step 2. Now type this command on cmd slmgr.vbs /upk (it will uninstall previous product key)
Step 3. Next, copy and paste this command line and hit Enter to install the Windows 10 product key: slmgr /ipk NPPR9-FWDCX-D2C8J-H872K-2YT43
or any of the keys below
Home: TX9XD-98N7V-6WMQ6-BX7FG-H8Q99 Home N: 3KHY7-WNT83-DGQKR-F7HPR-844BM Home Single Language: 7HNRX-D7KGG-3K4RQ-4WPJ4-YTDFH Home Country Specific: PVMJN-6DFY6-9CCP6-7BKTT-D3WVR Professional: W269N-WFGWX-YVC9B-4J6C9-T83GX Professional N: MH37W-N47XK-V7XM9-C7227-GCQG9 Education: NW6C2-QMPVW-D7KKK-3GKT6-VCFB2 Education N: 2WH4N-8QGBV-H22JP-CT43Q-MDWWJ Enterprise: NPPR9-FWDCX-D2C8J-H872K-2YT43 Enterprise N: DPH2V-TTNVB-4X9Q3-TJR4H-KHJW4
Step 4. now type slmgr /skms kms8.msguides.com into the command line and press Enter.
Step 5. copy and paste slmgr /ato and hit Enter to activate Windows 10 with CMD.
that’s it now you’re done, now…
how to check windows 10 is activated or not?
another method to check windows 10 is activated or not:
type windows + run
type this command slmgr.vbs -xpr
you watch this video if you are still facing any problem
how to activate windows 10 with cmd without key
This is by far the best way to activate windows 10 with cmd without key and this is how by following the steps above, you can activate Windows 10 for free with the command line, and after activating Windows 10 you’ll be able to customize your home screen like lock screen, wallpaper, theme, etc., and the annoying watermark of windows won’t show anymore.