HOW TO FIND WIFI PASSWORD/PASS KEY ON WINDOWS IF COMPUTER IS CONNECTED ON WI-FI /WIRELESS ROUTER OR WI-FI/WIRELESS+MODEM ROUTERS?
By reading this document we are going learn how we can find the wifi password/pass key or network security key on a computer who is connected to wifi in case you have forgot your wifi password/ pass key.
If you are on a windows computer 1st option is:
Step 1: Open “Run” by pressing Windows Key + R.
This dialog box will appear.
Step 2: Type ncpa.cpl and press Enter button
This screen will appear.
Step 3: Right click on the active wifi Adapter and left click on status.
You will See this network and shearing center screen.
Step 4: Once you click on status this below Wi-Fi status screen will appear.
Step 5: Click on this wireless properties button or press ALT +W.
Step 6: Once you click on wireless properties button this screen will appear.
This your wireless name (unitedsquad is my wireless name) wireless network property window will appear on your screen.
Step 7: Here now click on second tab “security”.
Step 8: Once you click on security tab you will see this security screen here you can click on checkbox “show characters” just below the “network security key”. See the blow image for reference.
HERE IS YOUR WIRELESS PASSWORD/ WIRELESS PASS KEY OR NETWORK SECURITY KEY next to Network security key ([email protected]) . see the image below.
Here is the 2nd way to Find Wifi Password From home screen/ desktop.
Step 1: You can go to start or click on windows icon on the bottom left or your screen or on keyboard and go to control panel or type control panel and left click control panel to open.
You will this screen below in image.
Or you will see this screen
If you are seeing either of above two images you can switch by clicking on “view by” option to “category” to “large icons” or “small icons”. See arrow in screen.
If you are in view by: category then click on network and internet.
If you click on either of these view by: category, Large icons or Small Icons it will open Network and Sharing Center screen.
Now click on this “wifi unitedsquad”(on your computer you will your wireless/wi-fi name). you will see WiFi Status Screen. Now follow from step no 4 above.
Here is 3rd way to Find Wifi Password.
To open “Network and Sharing Center” directly from desktop you can right click on Wi-Fi Icon on the bottom right of your screen or if you doesn’t see the click the arrow. Then right click and click on “Network and Sharing Center”. See the image below
Click on the “Open Network and internet settings”, you will see this screen. Now click on wifi unitedsquad(you ll see your Wi-Fi name on your computer).
You will see this status screen.
Now click on “Network and Sharing Center”. You will see
Now you can follow from Step 4 above.