How to find WiFi password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 for any connected or currently Wi-Fi disconnected devices? | Enlight Nepal

How to find WiFi password in Windows 10, 8 or 7? | Enlight Nepal

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How to find WiFi password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 for any connected or currently Wi-Fi disconnected devices? How to see saved WiFi passwords? How to remember and view the forget WiFi password?

How to find WiFi password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 for any connected or currently Wi-Fi disconnected devices? | Enlight Nepal

There might be lots of reason on searching for “How to find WiFi password in Windows 10, 8 or 7? You may have forgotten the password you have entered and trying to recall saved wifi passwords, or your friends not willing to give you the password but rather disconnect to the Wi-Fi Signal when you visit them so that you want to know what his/her password is. Whatever may be the intention of yours but here you would get every solution of your problems in detail in a quick, fast and the best way.

Here I would give you 2 best practices for finding WiFi Password:

  1. How to find WiFi Password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 using Wireless Network Properties for Currently Wi-Fi connected devices?
  2. How to find WiFi Password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 using CMD for Currently Wi-Fi disconnected devices?

 

  1. How to find WiFi Password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 using Wireless Network Properties for Currently Wi-Fi connected devices?

The process it follows is very simple and easy so that every solution of this problem will be in your hand.

  1. Either go to Settings >Network & Internet >Wi-Fi > Network and Sharing Center

OR,

Just Right click on the network icon > Open Network and Sharing Center

Open Network and Sharing Center | Enlight Nepal

  1. Then click on Wi-Fi Connection Signals > Wireless Properties > Security

Wi-Fi Connection Signals | Enlight NepalWireless Properties | Enlight Nepal 

3. Finally tick mark on “show characters”.

show characters | Enlight Nepal

In this way, you can see the hidden saved Wi-Fi Password using Wireless Network Properties. But it only works if you are looking for a password in a currently Wi-Fi connected devices but what for Currently, Wi-Fi disconnected devices. No worries you can follow underneath techniques, to get rid of that problem.

  1. How to find WiFi Password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 using CMD for Currently Wi-Fi disconnected devices?

Using CMD (Command Prompt) is the best practices when you are in out of range to the connected Wi-Fi Signal or when your friends disconnect Wi-Fi signals at your attendance but keep his laptop at your hand. You can apply the trick to keep him/her away for a moment to crack his saved password.

  1. Open CMD(Command Prompt) but run it as administrator or admin.

CMD(Command Prompt) as admin or administrator | Enlight Nepal

2.Type: netsh wlan show profile

3.This command will list every Wi-Fi profile connected to that device. To reveal password of that Wi-Fi, use underneath command:

4.Type any of; netsh wlan show profile “NETWORK NAME” key=clear

OR,   netsh wlan show profile NETWORK NAME key=clear

OR, netsh wlan show profile name=”NETWORK NAME” key=clear

show Wifi name and password using CMD | Enlight Nepal

  1. Here, NETWORK NAME must be same as that of mention over there, not it is. Only it is if it is used otherwise not. Wi-Fi password is in “Key Content” look for it.

Show Wi-Fi password using CMD | Enlight Nepal

These are the techniques you can follow to solve your problem for finding Wi-Fi Password in Windows 10, 8 or 7 for any connected or currently Wi-Fi disconnected Devices.

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