Activate Windows 8 Product

After installing Windows 8 follow these steps to activate you copy of windows product. In this post I will show you how to activate Windows 8 product. To activate your copy of windows you will need Internet connection and product key which is usually on the back of the pack.

Activate Windows 8 Product

At first open up a command prompt. To do so, hit windows key + R key on the keyboard. This shortcut will open up the Run program.

Activate Windows 8 Product

Now type cmd and click OK button. A command prompt will open.

Activate Windows 8 Product

In the command prompt, type the command slui 3 and hit Enter. Now, windows activation box will appear.

Activate Windows 8 Product

Enter the activation key and click Activate button. It will now connect to Microsoft server to verify the product key.

Activate Windows 8 Product

After few seconds, you will get a thank you message.

Activate Windows 8 Product

If you also get the same message then your copy of windows is successfully activated.

 

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Bipin is a freelance Network and System Engineer with expertise on Cisco, Juniper, Microsoft, VMware, and other technologies. You can hire him on UpWork. Bipin enjoys writing articles and tutorials related to Network technologies. Some of his certifications are, MCSE:Messaging, JNCIP-SEC, JNCIS-ENT, and others.

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