Hello friends, If you save your wifi password to your computer and accidentally forgot it then this article will definitely save your life. In this article, I will show you how to View Saved WiFi Passwords on Windows with command prompt. It is a very simple process, you can follow along with me with the steps that are mentioned below.
How to View Saved WiFi Passwords on Windows with command prompt:
To view the saved wifi password on windows, you only need an application, called Command Prompt, that is pre installed on every windows computer. There are many other ways to view saved password on windows. But the way I am going to show is probably the easiest and best way to do it. It doesn’t require any third party software to do it. Follow the following steps To view saved wifi passwords on windows with command prompt:
First of all launch Command prompt in administrative mode. If you don’t know how to do it, just press Win + R and the Run option will be available, the type cmd (1) and press ok (2).
Now Type (1) “netsh wlan show profiles” and press enter, to see all the WiFi that are saved to your PC. After you type the above command, check if the wifi whose password you are trying to find is saved to your PC or not. If you don’t find it, then this tutorial will not work for you.
Now after you find the name of the WiFi in Step 2, type (1) “netsh wlan show profiles (your WiFi name) key = clear” and press enter. For example, if your wifi network name is TipsBite then you should type, “netsh wlan show profiles TipsBite key = clear“. Make sure you enter your WiFi network name without any mistakes. If you Properly follow all the steps, then you will be able to see your WiFi password.
After following all the steps, you will be able to View Saved WiFi Passwords on Windows with command prompt. I highly suggest you use this trick only for your own personal purpose only. Don’t do it to find the password of your friend’s WiFi.