How to Recover a WiFi Password in Windows

11 Dec 2015    12:27 pm

How to Recover a WiFi Password in Windows

Your devices might be able to remember your Wifi password for you, but for a new device connection you will have to re-enter the password yourself. If you have been taking advantage of this auto-connection feature, then there is a chance you might have forgotten your Wifi password.

If this happened to you, then you will be happy to know that you can recover your Wifi password using yourWindows PC. We have recently show you how you can retrieve your WiFi password from your Android phone, so here is how you can recover your Wifi password in Windows.

Right-click on your network connection and select “Status” from the context menu.

In the window that opens, click on “Wireless Properties,” and you will see “Network security key” under the “Security” tab. It will be hidden by default; you need to click on “Show characters” below it to reveal the password.

 

Do remember to save this password somewhere safe; maybe save it online or note it down on paper.