Check WGA Status from the command line RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi all WGA Gurus

    I manage a large network that i have just taken over managing, the previous guy was a bit

    Is there a way to check the WGA status of XP machines from the command line?

    Thanks all
    Wednesday, January 30, 2008 6:31 AM


  • Hello network_master,


    I am not aware of any utility to be able to check the genuine status of machines via the command prompt.  You can manually check the machines by directing them to http://www.microsoft.com/genuine/ and clicking either Validate Windows and/or Validate Office.


    Thank you,

    Matt Prall, MS
    WGA Forum Manager

    Wednesday, January 30, 2008 4:25 PM