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The windows key is not found on all keyboards - only those designed to work with XP and above. If your keyboard has a windows key, you'll notice an extra key on the lower left, between the alt and ctrl. This key has 4 little boxes on it --- it looks like the windows logo.

If you don't have it, not worries--- pressing ctrl-esc does the same thing - brings up the start menu.

I hope this has answered your question. Thank you.
If your laptop came with Windows installed and no restore disk, then it will be on a sticker on the bottom of the case. If you have a restore disk, then on the sleeve of the disk or on your Windows book.
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