There are many different ways of finding the serial number of a desktop or laptop computer. They are normally Numeric or Alphanumeric e.g. 0123456789 or A1B2C3E4.

Printed Label - Usually you can find out serial number on printed label as sticker on Laptop or desktop any side.

But in case printer label are not show properly or its sticker has been remove from laptop and desktop, In that case you have only option to see via command prompt. Get serial number via command prompt also help whenever you have assembled system, And you can not comfortable to open your computer hardware and see in motherboard.

Printed label example - See the below one example. If you also want to see more example of serial number go to -



How to get serial number via command prompt in any versions of windows OS.

Here is a quick command that you can use to find the Serial Number of your machine.

Step 1 - Open your command prompt and type following command.

Step 2 - “wmic bios get serialnumber

Step 3 - Now you can get serial number of your laptop from getting information from BIOS.


Note : - You can also get the model number of your machine by following command “wmic csproduct get name”

WMIC (Windows Management Instrumentation Command-Line)