How to activate Windows 10 Pro for Workstations and Windows 10 Pro EDU

Applies to: Windows 10

Unlike other versions of Windows 10, Windows 10 Pro EDU and Windows 10 for Workstations must be activated over the Internet. Until your PC connects to the Internet, you won’t receive notifications or reminders to activate. If you’re having trouble with your Internet connection, see Fix network connection issues in Windows.

When your PC does connect to the Internet, activation happens automatically. Learn more about activation in Windows 10