How to activate Windows 10?

  2204 Tuesday, February 4, 2020


Windows 10 is latest operating system of Microsoft. Windows 10, unlike its previous versions, doesn’t force you to enter a product key during the setup process. Means, you can install Windows 10 and use it without a product key as a limited version. The activation of Windows 10 will give to users the ability to use several features such as Windows Hello, Windows Defender, Focus assist and more. Also, when your Windows 10 is activated you can install Microsoft Office and Microsoft Store. In this article, we will help you activate your Windows 10

2- Steps to follow

The Windows 10 activation could be done during the installation process when the following bow pops on your screen by simply entering the license key which contains 25 characters, to activate your product online. However, you might face some difficulties. The Best to activate your Windows 10 OS is to finish the installation process first and then proceed with the activation

There are 2 methods to activate Windows 10.

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1. Activation during installation :

To activate your Windows 10 during the installation, just enter the product key (contains 25 characters) and click Next. Since it is an online activation, you may face some issues activating the product. In this case, just click on “I dont have a product key”, finish your installation then activate it later.

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2. Activation after installation :

So to activate Windows 10, type “Settings” in the search box in the Start menu

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Click on Update and Security

Click Activation on the left side of the screen

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Insert now your product key in the following box and click ok.

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Your Windows 10 is now activated.