- Click on the Start menu
- RIGHT-click on “computer”
- Choose “Properties” (bottom of list)
- Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and choose “Active Windows Now”
- Choose Activate Online
Thursday, August 29, 2013
How do I activate Windows?
Activating the Windows license is necessary when a new computer is built. If you get messages about activating Windows, or that Windows is “Not an authentic copy” or you are a "victim of counterfeiting," etc. then you need to activate the Windows license on your computer. If you get a message to Activate Online, do it (the license code is already installed). Otherwise: