Get hard drive brand, size and serial number on a Windows Machine

A few occasions I came across a request to find the hard drive brand, size and serial number installed on a Windows OS machine.

To get the basic hard drive info and to determine some basic info about the hard drive installed on your machine, follow these steps:

Click on the Search icon on your Task Bar:

Search for Command Prompt

Item 1: Your Search Text

Item 2: Will be the search results, right click on it and click on Run as administrator

The Command Shell will open, at the prompt type in:

wmic diskdrive get model,serialNumber,size,mediaType

You will see the following info:

If you have multiple hard drives on your machine then it might take a few seconds before the results are shown.