Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Dell Service Tag

If you are running Linux, the following command will show you the service tag:

root@bt:/etc# dmidecode -s system-serial-number

root@bt:/etc# dmidecode --type 1
# dmidecode 2.9
SMBIOS 2.4 present.

Handle 0x0100, DMI type 1, 27 bytes
System Information
        Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
        Product Name: Latitude D620
        Version: Not Specified
        Serial Number: ABCDE1S
        Wake-up Type: Power Switch
        SKU Number: Not Specified
If you are using Windows, use this command:

C:\>wmic bios get serialnumber

C:\>wmic csproduct get vendor,name,identifyingnumber
IdentifyingNumber    Name                Vendor
ABCDEF1              PowerEdge 2950      Dell Inc.