Find the serial number on your Surface Typing Cover

Before you can register or get service for your Surface Typing Cover, you need to know its 12-digit serial number.

Applies to

Surface RT, Surface 2, Surface 3, Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2, Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro 4.


Find the serial number on your Surface Typing Cover

Serial number on Cover

To find the serial number on your Surface Typing Cover, look on the spine of the Cover (the area that attaches to your Surface). The serial number is a 12-digit string of numbers that looks like this: XXXXXXXXXXXX.

The serial number may be toward the center, as shown here, or on one side.

Find the serial number on the packaging

If you still have the original packaging for your Surface and Cover or the standalone Cover, you can find the serial number on the barcode label.

Barcode on Surface Cover packaging

If you bought a Cover separately, the serial number barcode label will be on the box your Cover came in.

Cover serial number on box

If you bought a Surface bundled with a Cover, the serial number will be on the barcode label on the box along with the serial number for your Surface.