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How to Find a Machine Model and Serial Number from Command Prompt using WMI

Ever wonders how can you find laptop/desktop model or serial number using command prompt?
Here is a quick command that you can use to find the Serial Number of your machine.



To find the model number using WMI, click the Start Menu, type “CMD” (without quotation marks) in the search bar and click cmd.exe under the program section. Next type in the following command and wait for the system to gather information.

wmic csproduct get name

Sometimes it takes a while to populate the result, but this will give you your machine’s model number by pulling the information from BIOS.

WMI_model_no

To find the serial number using WMI, click the Start Menu, type “CMD” (without quotation marks) in the search bar and click cmd.exe under the program section. Next type in the following command and wait for the system to gather information.

wmic bios get serialnumber

Sometimes it takes a while to populate the result, but this will give you your machine’s serial number by pulling the information from BIOS.

WMI_serial_no

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Nik

Experienced IT Consultant working and living in the UK. In early years he was born and raised up in Greece and been to the UK since studies. He is passionate with technology, gadgets and computers, he really likes the internet and IT in general.

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