View saved WiFi password on windows

Have you ever wanted to know password that was entered on your computers? Here is and easy way, no need to install. Everything is build-in windows to provide you this information.

Open Command Prompt (start → run → cmd)

netsh wlan show profile

You'll get a list of Wifi's, that you have ever connected. To get password of particular wifi, type following command:

netsh wlan show profile MyWifiName key=clear

just change MyWifiName to something from your list. In “Security settings” group, Attribute “Key Content” you'll see a password saved in your OS.

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  • Last modified: 2022/08/11 12:21
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