After some research, apparently this is natural, and is the way of things nowadays. Is there a way to find out the Windows serial number if I ever come to a point of wanting to re-install fresh Windows without having a buy a new copy? Thank you in advance.
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- How To Get Windows Serial Number
If you want to find out the computer model name and the computer serial number of your Windows PC, here is a simple way to do it using the command prompt.
Windows Xp Serial Number
Find out the local computer model name
First, type ‘cmd’ in Start Search and hit Enter to open a command prompt. Now type the following command to get the local computer model name and hit Enter:
Find out the computer serial number
Run the following command to get the computer serial number:
You will see the computer model name and the serial number displayed.
If you cannot see a computer part number or the motherboard details when looking at system properties, check this post if it is either blank or displays To be filled by OEM.
I wonder what sort of serialnumber
wmic bios get serialnumber Windows commad actually gives you?
Is it serial number of your motherboard? Documentation is not clear about it.
How To Get Windows Serial Number From Bios
wmic bios get serialnumber command call the
Win32_BIOS wmi class and get the value of the
SerialNumber property, which retrieves the serial number of the BIOS Chip of your system.
wmic baseboard get product,version,serialnumber,product
Press the enter key. The result you see under serialnumber column is your Motherboard serialnumber
How To Get Windows Serial Number Free
if run from a command line (start-run should also do the trick) prints out on screen the Serial Number of the product,
(for example in a toshiba laptop it would print out the serial number of the laptop.
with this serial number you can then identify your laptop model if you need ,from the makers service website-usually..:):)
How To Get Windows Serial Number
I had to do exactly that.:):)