Sometimes getting the serial number of your computer off of the case/chassis is not possible due to it being inside a cabinet with short cables, the sticker is missing or worn out or whatever else the situation is that prevents you from just looking at the sticker. Well this quick guide will tell you how you can get the serial number.
On a Windows based computer you can run the following command from either the command prompt or from PowerShell (if you aren’t allowed to run the command prompt). You do not need to be an administrator of the computer to execute this command.
The command to execute from either the command prompt or from PowerShell is
Aaron has an AS in Network Technology and a BS in Information Technology - Security. He has been active in the Information Technology field for almost 20 years and is always learning. He likes to tinker with devices and his home network experimenting and solving problems!