Windows 10 is Microsoft’s latest operating system and probably the last one. As Microsoft reportedly saying they will not launch any other OS in the future. Instead they will keep updating the OS. However, if you are using the pirated version of Windows, then you will probably get to see the Activate Windows message. So in case if you are wondering how to activate windows 10 key, then I am here to help you out.

In this article, I am going to talk about a few ways which you can try out to activate windows 10. So let’s just head into the topic without wasting much of the time:

How to activate Windows 10 with a product key?

Activating Windows 10 With a Digital License or Product Key

In case, if you already have a product key with you, then activating Windows 10 is not a hard task. Also, if you do not have one, then there are quite a lot of websites available online from where you can purchase a product key.

But how do you activate Windows 10 with a product key? Well, follow these steps:

  •       Go to Settings
  •       Click on Update & Security
  •       Click on the Activation tab from the left menu.
  •       Over here enter the product key and verify it and you will be good to.

However, while purchasing the Windows 10 product key, make sure to buy it from an authorized website only to prevent frauds. Plus, purchase the right key for your product. As there are quite a lot of versions of Windows 10 available. So there is a high chance that you might end up purchasing the wrong key only.

Activating Windows 7 With a Product Key

If you are using Windows 7. Then, you will have to follow these steps to activate Windows 7:

  •       Click on the Start Button.
  •       At first, right click on my computer and go to properties.
  •       Then click on Activate Windows online.
  •       Over here type down your product key.
  •       Then follow all the steps and verify your Windows.

How to Activate Windows Without a Product Key?

Not all of us are interested in purchasing a Windows product key. Instead, they look for an alternative option. And yes, there is an alternative option too.

To activate Windows without a product key, you will need a Windows 10 activator. A windows activator simply bypass the Windows system and make your Windows genuine. However, it is not a legal way to do so.

Also, apart from the Windows 10 activator, there is another way to activate Windows 10. And below I have mentioned the top two methods which will help you to activate Windows.

2 ways to Activate Windows Without a Product Key

Method 1: Activate Windows 10 Using a Batch file.

This is one of the easiest and fastest ways to activate Windows 10 free of cost. All you have to do is create a batch file then run it as an admin and reboot your computer. To make you understand in a better way, here are all the steps that you have to follow:

  •       First of all, open Notepad.
  •       Then you have to paste this following code to Notepad:

@echo off

title Windows 10 ALL version activator&cls&echo ************************************&echo Supported products:&echo – Windows 10 Home&echo – Windows 10 Professional&echo – Windows 10 Enterprise, Enterprise LTSB&echo – Windows 10 Education&echo.&echo.&echo ************************************ &echo Windows 10 activation…

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk TX9XD-98N7V-6WMQ6-BX7FG-H8Q99 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk 3KHY7-WNT83-DGQKR-F7HPR-844BM >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk 7HNRX-D7KGG-3K4RQ-4WPJ4-YTDFH >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk PVMJN-6DFY6-9CCP6-7BKTT-D3WVR >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk W269N-WFGWX-YVC9B-4J6C9-T83GX >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk MH37W-N47XK-V7XM9-C7227-GCQG9 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk NW6C2-QMPVW-D7KKK-3GKT6-VCFB2 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk NW6C2-QMPVW-D7KKK-3GKT6-VCFB2 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk 2WH4N-8QGBV-H22JP-CT43Q-MDWWJ >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk NPPR9-FWDCX-D2C8J-H872K-2YT43 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk DPH2V-TTNVB-4X9Q3-TJR4H-KHJW4 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk WNMTR-4C88C-JK8YV-HQ7T2-76DF9 >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk 2F77B-TNFGY-69QQF-B8YKP-D69TJ >nul

echo ************************************ &echo.&echo.&set i=1


if %i%==1 set

if %i%==2 set

if %i%==3 set

if %i%==4 set

if %i%==5 set

if %i%==6 set

if %i%==7 exit

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /skms %KMS_Sev% >nul

cscript //nologo c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ato | find /i “successfully” && (echo.&  ************************************ & echo. & choice /n /c YN /m “Do you want to restart your PC now [Y,N]?” & if errorlevel 2 exit) || (echo The connection to the server failed! Trying to connect to another one… & echo Please wait… & echo. & echo. & set /a i+=1 & goto server)

shutdown.exe /r /t 00

  •       Then save the file as a .bat file. (You can name it anything, make sure the extension is .bat only).
  •       Then right click on it and run the file as an admin.
  •       Now, wait for Command prompt to finish its job.
  •       Once you are done with everything, simply restart your machine, and you will be good to go.

Method 2: Activate Windows Using a Windows Activator.

The next method is to use a Windows 10 activator. And whenever it comes to Windows activators, KMSPico Activator is one of the well known ones. You can download it from any website out there. Or you can use a torrent. Once you have the activator with you, go ahead and follow these methods to activate Windows:

  •       First of all, install the KMSPico Activator by following all the screen instructions.
  •       Then go to installation directly and run the .exe file.
  •       Click on the red switch button.
  •       Then wait for a few moments, let the activator run its process.
  •       Once done, your Windows will get activated.

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Final Words:

So that was all for the how to activate Windows 10 from official store. Now go ahead and check these steps out and see how they are working for you. Also, if you have any more questions to ask. Then do feel free to comment below.