How to retrieve your Dell Service Tag from DOS

Retrieve Dell Service Tag from DOS

If you ever needed to retrieve Dell Service Tag from DOS, this works remotely or if you are unable to read the tag on the case below is the syntax to retrieve the Dell service tag by querying Windows WMI service via the DOS command line using the WMIC command.

Open up DOS and run:
wmic bios get serialnumber

Below is an example of the output:

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.3.9600]
(c) 2013 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\WINDOWS\system32>wmic bios get serialnumber

Below is an image of what the command line will look like when you properly query the system from DOS.

retrieve Dell Service Tag from DOS

Need to retrieve the Service Tag Number from a Linux box? Check out our tutorial on a NIX server HERE.

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