Thursday, December 22, 2011

Changing Product Key in Windows 7 in Command Line

It is very common situation that we get installation with blocked cd key due to pirated software.
In that situation we need to supply the original key for that.
Here is the Command Line to change the Product key:
Step-1.Click on the Start Button and type: CMD (into the ‘Search programs and files’ field in the Start Menu)
Step-2.The Start Menu will show ‘CMD.exe’,
Step-3.Right-click the CMD.exe file and select Run As Administrator.
Step-4.In the CMD window, type: slmgr.vbs -ipk
Step-5.To activate windows after changing the key, type: slmgr.vbs -ato