Windows Vista Tips
This is an interesting and useful utility that will tell you the status of the computer you are working on that is using Windows Vista. If you are connected to the Internet, the utility will be able to tell you if the Windows Vista version you are using is fully licensed or not.
- Click Start
- Type cmd in the search box and hit ENTER
- Type slmgr.vbs -dli in the command line
- Wait a few seconds for a Windows Script Host pop-up window to display the License Activation Status
- Click OK
The pop-up will also tell you the edition you are using, a description, as well as the license status.