How to find out the activation date of Windows 8

In this tutorial, we are going to see the steps required to find out the activation date of your Windows 8 OS. This can be seen by using the options available as part of the Control Panel.

Step 1: Right click on left hand bottom corner and select Control Panel from the menu list.

Launch Windows 8 Control Panel

Step 2: Click System and Security option in Control Panel Window.

Windows 8 System and Security

Step 3: In the System and Security Window, click the System option.


This should display the following System Properties window of your computer.


Step 4: Navigate to Windows Activation section and click the View details in Windows Activation. This should display the Activation Details of Windows 8 along with the Activation Date.

Windows 8 Activated Date

In Category: Windows, Windows 8

Ravi Shankar

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