How to Find WiFi Password on Windows 10? – Learning the WiFi password from the computer is a very simple process. If you have forgotten your Windows 10 WiFi password, we will tell you how to find your WiFi password.
How to Find Wifi Password on Windows 10?
It is really easy to find the forgotten WiFi password on the Windows 10 operating system. Once you have entered the password for a Wireless Network you have connected for the first time, you do not need to enter the WiFi password again.
So if you forget your WiFi password one day, instead of making a few settings on your ADSL Modem or Router, you can learn your WiFi password from the Network and Sharing Center on your Windows 10 operating system.
Follow the steps below in order to find your WiFi password again on your Windows 10 computer.
You can also find your WiFi password on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 operating systems by following the steps below.
Click the Right Button on the wireless network and then click Open Network and Sharing Center.
In the Network and Sharing Center window that opens, click the name of the wireless network you are connected to.
After the wifi status window opens, click on the Wireless Properties button.
In the network properties window of the wireless network name you are connected to, click the Security tab.
On the Security tab, activate the Show Characters option, as you see in the image below.
Don’t forget to make a note of the WiFi password that you forgot on your Windows 10 computer.
Find Wifi Password Using CMD
The process of learning the WiFi password with CMD is for some more experienced users. It is an advantageous way to learn the WiFi password from the command line. You can use CMD (Command Prompt) to learn the registered WiFi password on Windows 10.
To find WiFi password using CMD from the PC or Laptop, follow the steps below.
Open Run by pressing the Windows Key + R keys together. Type “cmd” in the Run window and click OK.
After running the CMD prompt, proceed to the next step.
To display the wireless networks available on your computer or laptop, follow the command “netsh wlan show profile” on CMD.
netsh wlan show profile
You can see the wireless networks on your computer in User Profiles.
To find the forgotten WiFi password, execute the command “netsh wlan show profile “Your Wireless Network” key = clear” at the CMD prompt.
netsh wlan show profile "Your Wireless Network" key = clear
After your wireless network information is listed, go to Security Settings.
In Security Settings, you can see your Windows 10 WiFi password in Key Content.
How to Find the Saved WiFi Password on Windows 10 using Software?
After you have tried two different ways to learn the WiFi password registered in the computer, you can still use a 3rd party software if you cannot access your WiFi password.
It is easy and simple to learn Windows 10 WiFi password using a 3rd party software. You can use “WiFi Password Revealer” to easily find your WiFi password.
WiFi Password Revealer is not a WiFi password cracking program, it only shows your registered WiFi passwords on your computer!
Click on the button below to download WiFi Password Revealer directly to your computer.
If you want to change the WiFi password of your ADSL Modem or Wireless Modem, you need to access your device through a web browser.
For example, you must type the user name and password of the Modem / Router when you access the default gateway of 192.168.1.1. And then, you need to configure the WiFi settings.
For the management information of your ADSL Modem, refer to the product manual. Follow the steps below to change WiFi password of your ADSL Modem.
To change WiFi password of the ADSL modem, open a web browser and enter the default gateway IP address of your device in URL and press Enter.
When your modem’s management panel opens as shown in the image below, type your management information and click Login.
The management panel of your modem may be different, but usually, the WiFi settings are written as Wireless Network. The following image shows the management panel of the TP-Link N600.
Click Wireless 2.4 GHz to change your modem’s WiFi password.
Click Wireless Security.
As soon as you click Wireless Security, you will see the following screen in the right pane.
In this screen, enable WPA/WPA2 – Personal if it is not enabled. And then, in the Wireless Password section, type the desired WiFi password and then click Save.
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