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Summary

Generally, Windows 7 needs to be activated after it is installed. If Windows 7 is not activated, most of Windows functions will be restricted. This article will show you how to activate or crack Windows 7 with or without keys.


How to Activate Windows 7 for Free

Solution 1: Use GVLK Keys

There are many public shared keys for Windows 7 activation on the Internet, but they can’t be used again if they are used once. So how to activate Windows 7 for free? Here, it’s suggested to use KMS activation with GVLK keys. GVLK represents the volume licensed key which is provided by Microsoft for KMS client. If you are using the volume licensed version of Windows 7, you are KMS client. It’s suggested to check the system version by performing the “slmgr.vbs” command via command prompt.
how to activate Windows 7 for free

Operating System

KMS GVLK Key

Windows 7 Professional

FJ82H-XT6CR-J8D7P-XQJJ2-GPDD4
Windows 7 Professional N

MRPKT-YTG23-K7D7T-X2JMM-QY7MG

Windows 7 Professional E

W82YF-2Q76Y-63HXB-FGJG9-GF7QX

Windows 7 Enterprise

33PXH-7Y6KF-2VJC9-XBBR8-HVTHH
Windows 7 Enterprise N

YDRBP-3D83W-TY26F-D46B2-XCKRJ

Windows 7 Enterprise E

C29WB-22CC8-VJ326-GHFJW-H9DH4

Step-by-step guide to activate Windows 7 using KMS activation commands as below:
Step 1: Click start menu. In the “search program and files” box, type in: cmd. Then right click the cmd.exe and select “Run as administrators”.

Note: If you don’t have administrative privileges, it’s suggested to create an administrator account at first.

run command prompt as an administrator in Windows 7
Step 2: In the command prompt, type in the following commands. Please press Enter after you type each command.

Note: We will show you how to activate Windows 7 Professional. If you need to activate another version of Windows 7, please add a correct GVLK key after the slmgr.vbs –ipk command.

  • slmgr.vbs -upk
  • slmgr.vbs -ipk FJ82H-XT6CR-J8D7P-XQJJ2-GPDD4
  • slmgr.vbs -skms kms.cangshui.net
  • slmgr.vbs -ato
  • slmgr.vbs –dlv
how to activate Windows 7 for free with GVLK key
Step 3: If you see the following message, Windows 7 has been activated successfully.
Windows 7 crack

Solution 2: Use the Third-Party Activation Tool

Except public shared keys, you could use a third-party activation tool called KMSpico that provides one-key activation and supports Windows 7 Professional and Enterprise. Here’s how to use it to activate Windows 7:
Step 1: Download and extract the encrypted file KMSpico (Password is 2016).Then run this program and finish the installation process.
Step 2: Launch KMSpico and click the red button on the screen. Windows 7 will be activated.
KMSpico crack Windows 7
Note: When you run this program, anti-virus software may warn you. Because the anti-virus software usually regards the program that’s not authorized and may harm the operating system as malware. Please be careful and you could scan for viruses before you run this app. If you are worried about it, it’s suggested to use genuine KEY to activate Windows 7.

Solution 3: Activate Windows 7 Using Batch File

Here’s one of the fastest ways to activate Windows 7 without keys and this way supports Windows 7 Professional and Enterprise. You just need to create a batch file. Please see the guides as below:
Step 1: Create a Text Document. Copy and paste the following information to the document.

@echo off
title Activate Windows 7 Professional/Enterprise for FREE!&cls&echo ============================================================================&echo #Project: Activating Microsoft software products for FREE without software&echo ============================================================================&echo.&echo #Supported products:&echo – Windows 7 Professional&echo – Windows 7 Professional N&echo – Windows 7 Professional E&echo – Windows 7 Enterprise&echo – Windows 7 Enterprise N&echo – Windows 7 Enterprise E&echo.&echo.&echo ============================================================================&echo Activating your Windows…&cd /d %windir%\system32&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /upk >nul&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /cpky >nul&wmic os | findstr /I “enterprise” >nul
if %errorlevel% EQU 0 (cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk 33PXH-7Y6KF-2VJC9-XBBR8-HVTHH >nul&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk YDRBP-3D83W-TY26F-D46B2-XCKRJ >nul&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk C29WB-22CC8-VJ326-GHFJW-H9DH4 >nul) else (cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk FJ82H-XT6CR-J8D7P-XQJJ2-GPDD4 >nul&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk MRPKT-YTG23-K7D7T-X2JMM-QY7MG >nul&cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ipk W82YF-2Q76Y-63HXB-FGJG9-GF7QX >nul)
set i=1
:server
if %i%==1 set KMS_Sev=kms7.MSGuides.com
if %i%==2 set KMS_Sev=kms8.MSGuides.com
if %i%==3 set KMS_Sev=kms9.MSGuides.com
if %i%==4 goto unsupported
cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /skms %KMS_Sev% >nul&echo ============================================================================&echo.&echo.
cscript //nologo slmgr.vbs /ato | find /i “successfully” && (echo.&echo ============================================================================&echo.&echo #My official blog: MSGuides.com&echo.&echo #How it works: bit.ly/kms-server&echo.&echo #Please feel free to contact me at [email protected] if you have any questions or concerns.&echo.&echo #Please consider supporting this project: donate.msguides.com&echo #Your support is helping me keep my servers running everyday!&echo.&echo ============================================================================&choice /n /c YN /m “Would you like to visit my blog [Y,N]?” & if errorlevel 2 exit) || (echo The connection to my KMS server failed! Trying to connect to another one… & echo Please wait… & echo. & echo. & set /a i+=1 & goto server)
explorer “http://MSGuides.com”&goto halt
:unsupported
echo ============================================================================&echo.&echo Sorry! Your version is not supported.&echo.
:halt
pause

Step 2: Save the document with the .bat extension such as Win7.bat. Then click “Save”.

Note: You can replace the file name “Win7” with other name.

use batch file to crack Windows 7
Step 3: Right click the batch file you just saved and run it as administrator. Then Windows 7 starts to be activated.
activate Windows 7 for free
Step 4: Once Windows 7 is activated successfully, you will be prompted to restart the PC. Then type in “Y” in the command prompt.

Solution 4: Extend Windows 7 Trial Period via Command Prompt

Generally, you could check for the Windows 7 trial period. If Windows 7 is not activated in a specific period, all Windows functions can’t be used. You could perform a “rearm” command via command prompt. Doing so actually will extend Windows 7 trial period. Please note that the command only can be performed three times. That is to say, Windows 7 trial period can be lengthened 90 days.
Step 1: Click the start menu and type in: cmd in the “search program and files” box.
Note: If you don’t have administrative privileges, it’s suggested to create an administrator account at first.
run command prompt as an administrator in Windows 7
Step 2: In the command prompt, type in: slmgr –rearm. Press Enter. Then Windows will prompt you to restart the PC.
extend Windows trial period
activate Windows 7
Step 3: Click the start menu after the PC reboots. Then right click “Computer” and select “Properties”. You will see the Windows 7 trial period has been extended.
lengthen Windows 7 trial period

Disclaimer and Reminder of the Risks

The information provided on this site is for reference only. Please be cautious to activate Windows operating system. It is suggested to use the genuine Windows operating system and use the officially supported activation method. Damages and risks arising from the use or failure to use the information provided on this site, including but not limited to direct or indirect personal damage, loss of commercial profit, trade interruption, loss of commercial information or any other economic loss, this website does not take any responsibility.

Anyone that use pirated operating systems or unofficial means of cracking Windows system will violate intellectual property rights. Large organizations and enterprises using pirated software and operating systems will be fined up to hundreds of thousands of dollars and even face jail.

In order to combat piracy and protect intellectual property rights, Microsoft will work with the government, industry and consumers to jointly promote the harmfulness of pirated software and the importance of protecting intellectual property. We hereby call for everyone to support genuine software!