Your computer is linked to a Wi-Fi but you do not remember the password that you had before which used to connect to this particular Wi-Fi. Perhaps you are unable to remember the password or maybe the network administrator entered it directly without revealing the real password to you.

You would now like to join a second device, like your Smartphone phone, to the same Wi-Fi but how do you discover out the password? You can also send a password request the Wi-Fi administrator or you can open the command prompt (CMD) on your computer and recover the saved password in one easy step. The technique for Windows PCs User.


Open the command prompt in admin mode. Type “cmd” in the Run box, right-click the command prompt icon and choose Run as Administrator. Now enter the following command and hit enter to see the Wi-Fi password.

netsh wlan show profile name=Get_Your_Own_Wifi key=clear

Remember to replace Get_Your_Own_Wifi with the name of your Wireless SSID (this is the name of the Wi-Fi that you connect your PC too). The password will show up under the Security Setting section (see screenshot).

Still Can’t See your Key? Is it Showing like:
Key Content: Present

Then Follow Along and Do the Same Thing:
1. Right click on Internet Connection icon on right bottom.
2. Click “Open Network and Sharing Center”
3. Click “Change Adaptor Settings”
4. Double click Wi-Fi connection you are connected to 
5. Click “Wireless Properties” in the opened popup
6. Click Security tab in the new opened popup
7. Check “Show characters” checkbox.
Now you can do the whole procedure can and will see the your Current PASSWORD!


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