Know the Manufacture Date of Your PC

Every PC or laptop has a manufacture date. You can check your PC’s manufacturing date in 2 simple commands. Just follow below steps. Note: below commands works only to know the manufacture date of PCs running 16-bit or 32-bit or x86 operating system. It won’t work on 64-bit or x64 operating system.

Step 1:
Go to start menu. Click on Run. A dialog box will appear, in that type cmd to open Command prompt.

Windows Run

Step 2:
In command prompt type Debug as shown in below pic and hit enter.

Windows Command Prompt

Step 3:
After hitting enter the pointer will blink in the next line as shown above then  type DF000:FFF5 as shown below pic and hit enter.

Windows Command Prompt

Manufacturing date of your PC appears as in the below pic. In my case it is 04/25/11.

Manufacturing Date of PC or Laptop

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Anil Anvesh, just a normal guy, part-time blogger and an internet addict who wants to share some tech tips and tricks that will make computing easier.


  1. hamza

    April 6, 2014 at 11:03 am

    it works it goo thank u for posting it

    • Anil Anvesh

      April 7, 2014 at 2:45 pm

      You are welcome Hamza.

      • JAVED

        May 30, 2014 at 4:45 pm

        Thank you bro..Anil Anvesh…It`s work.
        Can you tell if my pen drive is protected and do not edit any thing in it.

        • Anil Anvesh

          May 30, 2014 at 5:26 pm

          Javed, glad it worked for you. Can you please elaborate your query about pen drive?

  2. satya

    June 24, 2015 at 5:35 pm

    thank you it is usefull for me..

    hope will this continue

  3. uzair

    July 27, 2015 at 3:08 pm

    Not working for windows 8.1 🙁

    • Anil Anvesh

      March 14, 2016 at 12:37 pm

      Uzair, probably you are running 64-bit OS.

  4. Shobhit

    September 28, 2015 at 12:15 pm

    I did this on my Sony vaio but it does not recognise DEBUG as a internal or external command, I have windows 10. Please help.

    • Anil Anvesh

      March 14, 2016 at 12:36 pm

      Shobhit, are you running 64-bit OS. In that case this tip won’t work.

  5. nehal

    October 24, 2015 at 12:21 pm

    Useful information , thanks

  6. Deb

    February 1, 2016 at 11:34 pm


  7. Pele

    March 13, 2016 at 6:41 pm

    DEBUG is not recognised as internal or external command in w7 ultimate toshiba

    • Anil Anvesh

      March 14, 2016 at 10:33 am

      Pele, it works only on 32 bit OS.

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