Learn How to check if Windows 10 is Genuine or Not? And what’s the best method to check if your Windows 10 is genuine or pirated? How to find windows 10 genuine key and genuine windows 10 activation information
If you have recently purchased a brand new PC with Windows 10 installed or someone installed it for you then obviously you will wish to check if your Windows 10 is genuine or pirated. Microsoft is offering one year of the free upgrade to Windows 10 only for the genuine Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 customers. This is the main reason, almost all qualified Windows users have been already upgraded to Windows 10 from the previous version of Windows and unqualified Windows users are performing a clean install of Windows 10.
But many Windows users (who have installed Windows 10 on their PC or upgraded to Windows 10 from the previous version of Windows) are still not sure if they are using a genuine version of Windows 10. Or, simply want to check whether Windows is genuine or not after installing and upgrading to Windows 10 OS.
If you are also one of them who wish to check if Windows 10 operating system installed is genuine or pirated then this guide is just perfect for you. Follow the step by step instructions mentioned below in order to check if Windows 10 is genuine or not. Let’s dive in.
How to Check if Windows 10 is Genuine
Although, there are a couple of different techniques to check and make sure that your Windows 10 copy is genuine. But here I will explain to you only the most simple and quick method to check Window 10 is genuine or pirated.
Let’s have a look at the steps to check if your Windows 10 is genuine or not:
Step (1): First of all, right click on “This PC” option which located in the left panel of file explorer and select “properties” option.
Step (2): Just after the click, the System Window will appear on your screen (as shown in below screenshot).
Step (3): In “Windows activation” section, if you see the status Windows is activated along with a Product ID then it means your Windows 10 operating system is genuine otherwise not.
Thus, you can see how simple is to check if Windows 10 is genuine or not. If you are not familiar with the process to deactivate Windows product key and change Windows 10 product key then read the following guides:
If you have any other questions about whether your Windows 10 is genuine or pirated, simply post a comment here and I will try to help you as soon as possible. Let us know – Is your Windows 10 genuine?