How to enter a Microsoft Windows 8 Digital Product Key (DPK) - All Brand - Lenovo Support (US)

Unsupported Browser Detected

The Lenovo Support website supports Microsoft Internet Explorer 10+, Mozilla Firefox 29+, Chrome 34+ and any other modern web browser.

      How to enter a Microsoft Windows 8 Digital Product Key (DPK) - All Brand

      Affected configurations

      The above symptom is associated with, but not limited to, the following systems:

      • ThinkCentre
      • ThinkStation
      • ThinkPad
      • Idea Tablet
      • IdeaPad
      • IdeaCentre

      Applies to:

      • Microsoft Windows 8
      Solution

      Microsoft Windows 8 requires a Digital Product Key (DPK) to activate.  The DPK is entered via Activate Windows within PC Settings.  PC Settings can be accessed via the Microsoft Windows 8 Charms Bar. 

      Please click here to view the PDF file on procedure in identifies the steps to enter a DPK.

       

      Additional Lenovo Support Information

      Was this information helpful?

      Your feedback helps to improve this site.

      • Alias ID: SF12-D0221
      • Document ID: HT075685
      • Last Updated :25 Sep 2014
      • © 2016 Lenovo
      Windows-7-key  Windows-8-key  Windows-8.1-key  Windows-8-pro-key  Windows-8.1-pro-key  Windows-7-Professional-key  Windows-7-Ultimate-key  Windows-7-Home-Premium-key  Windows-7-Home-Premium-key1  Windows-8-Pro-key2  Windows-8.1-key2  Microsoft-Office-Standard2010  Microsoft-Office-Standard-2013sp1