How to find out your Wi-Fi password on Windows and Mac? | Technology

How to find out your Wi-Fi password on Windows and Mac? | Technology
How to find out your Wi-Fi password on Windows and Mac? | Technology
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1 of 1 How to find out saved Wi-Fi password on Windows and Mac? — Photo: Unsplash/Joseph Frank
How to find out saved Wi-Fi password on Windows and Mac? — Photo: Unsplash/Joseph Frank

Let’s assume you bought a new cell phone. But when you set it up, you realized that you forgot your Wi-Fi password. Now what? What to do?

Fortunately, it is possible to discover your internet network password without messing with your router settings. To do this, you just need to enter the settings from a computer that is already connected to your network.

Both Windows notebooks and Apple Macs have the preview feature. See how to do it:

How to find out my Wi-Fi password

  1. tap the start button (Windows icon) and then “Settings”;
  2. Now, go to the “Networks and internet” option, located in the right corner;
  3. then tap “Wi-Fi” and “Network Properties” [nome da sua internet]”;
  4. Scroll down to “View Wi-Fi Security Key” and then tap the “View” button to view the password.
  1. tap the start button (Windows icon) and then “Settings”;
  2. Go to “Network & Internet”, “Status” and “Network and Sharing Center”.
  3. then, next to “Connections”, select your Wi-Fi;
  4. in Wi-Fi Status, select “Wireless Properties”;
  5. then, go to the “Security” tab and select the “Show characters” box. Your Wi-Fi password will be displayed in the “Security Key” area.
  1. on Mac, open Finder, then “Applications” in the top left corner and “Utilities”;
  2. then tap “Keychain access” and, in the left corner, tap “Systems”;
  3. then, in the search bar (Search), search for the name of your Wi-Fi network and double-click on it;
  4. Another window will open and then check the “Show password” box. The system will ask you to enter your notebook administrator password. Once this is done, you can now view your network password.

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