Windows 11 Professional Retail Key refers to the license key that allows users to activate and authenticate their copy of Windows 11 Professional. As the latest operating system released by Microsoft, Windows 11 brings a host of new features, enhancements, and a visually refreshed user interface.
The Windows 11 Professional Retail Key provides users with a legitimate and legal way to access the advanced features and functionalities of the Professional Edition. This key is typically purchased from authorized retailers or directly from Microsoft's official website. It is a unique alphanumeric code that is used to validate the authenticity of the software.
By activating Windows 11 Professional with a valid retail key, users gain access to a range of features specifically designed for professional use. These features include advanced security measures, such as BitLocker encryption and Windows Hello biometric authentication. Windows 11 Professional also offers enhanced remote desktop capabilities, allowing users to connect to their work or personal computer from anywhere securely.
Moreover, Windows 11 Professional Retail Key provides access to advanced networking features, such as domain join and group policy management, making it ideal for businesses and organizations with larger network environments. The Professional edition also includes virtualization technology through Hyper-V, enabling users to run multiple operating systems simultaneously.
Windows Update in Settings (RECOMMENDED)
If you’re upgrading from Windows 10, we recommend you wait until you're informed through Windows Update that the upgrade is ready for your device. To check if Windows 11 is prepared for your device, select Start > Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check for updates.
For identified issues that might affect your device, you can also check the Windows release health hub.
1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with 2 or more cores on a compatible 64-bit processor or System on a Chip (SoC)
4 GB RAM
64 GB or larger storage device
UEFI, Secure Boot capable
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) version 2.0.
DirectX 12 compatible graphics / WDDM 2.x
High-def (720p) display, larger than 9” diagonal in size, 8 bits per color channel (or better)
Windows 11 Home edition requires internet connectivity and a Microsoft Account (MSA) to complete device setup on first use. Switching out of Windows 11 Home in S mode likewise requires internet connectivity. For all Windows 11 editions, internet access is needed for updates, and to download and use certain features. An MSA is required for some features as well.