How to Find Serial Number of Any Computer using WMIC command

When you get any issue with your computer, you call to their technical support team for the solution. The technical support person requires the computer's serial number (also known as the Service Tag) before he/she can log your request.

Windows doesn't display your computer's serial number anywhere in it's interface. You can find your computer's serial number with a simple command.

How to Find Serial Number of Any Computer?

You can find your computer's serial number with WMIC command. The WMIC (Windows Management Instrumentation Command) is a command line utility that reads a huge range of information about local or remote computers.

STEP-1: Go to Start > RUN > type CMD and hit Enter to open command prompt.


Press Window + R keys together to open Run command box > Type CMD and hit Enter or click OK button.

STEP-2: Now issue following commands to find Serial Number, Product Number & BIOS Versions with the command prompt.

To get computer serial number of any computer, you have to issue following command:

C:\>wmic bios get serialnumber

To get computer serial number and model number, issue following command.

C:\>wmic csproduct get identifyingnumber, name

To get model number and UUID of your computer, issue following command.

C:\>wmic csproduct get name, uuid

To get BIOS Name and its version number, issue following command.

C:\>wmic bios get name,version

You can see all the above examples in below snapshot. For security reasons, serial number & model numbers have been blurred.

WMIC bios get serialnumber

C:\>wmic bios get serialnumber

You can find other bios information also using wmic bios get command. In the above command you need to replace serialnumber with the appropriate property of bios. You can use the below command to get the list of properties.

C:\>wmic bios get /?


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