It happens more than often that we forget passwords of various platforms such as Facebook, Gmail or in fact Wi-Fi which is the most important part of our life in today’s generation. This becomes extremely difficult as we cannot watch videos and surf the internet like we used to happily.
At such times we feel how it would have been easy if we could know the saved passwords which we forgot to login to our favorite platforms. If you are wondering whether such thing exists; then worry not! We can easily find saved passwords on any iPhone or Android etc.
In this article, we will describe the way we can easily find saved Wi-Fi password in any Android/iOS/Linux/Windows/Mac devices so that you can relish in your favorite past times. We will go over each briefly in the below paragraphs.
Trying to find out saved Wi-Fi password in PC is relatively much easier as we can contact the Wi-Fi administrator to give the password. Whereas in Android, it is little difficult to know all the details. Nevertheless, we describe a simple process by which we can retrieve saved Wi-Fi password in Android easily.
In this way, you can easily retrieve saved Wi-Fi passwords with ease. Make sure you follow the above mentioned steps exactly to get faster benefits from it.
In order to find out saved Wi-Fi password in Windows, you need some commands.
Particular user name show profile= “Windows SD” key= Clear
Note: The name of your Wireless SSID is the name of the Wi-Fi network that your computer is connected to.
You can see the password under Security Settings. In case you wish to see only the password and not other information, then you can use the findstr command.
Thus, following these steps will lead us to the lost , saved Wi-Fi password.
Usually Mac uses key chain to store the configuration information of the Wi-Fi network and use the BSD command “security” to find anything stored inside key chain, including the Wi-Fi password.
Security find–generic–password–wifi name.
In this way you can find out saved Wi-Fi password in any Macs with ease.
By after the above mentioned process, finding out Wi-Fi passwords has become ever easy as never. Follow these steps practically and relish again in watching videos and surfing the net like before!!!!
In Linux we can easily find out the saved WiFi passwords with help of just one line command, Just copy paste that command on your terminal and then hit enter. And there will be the list of networks with their network keys.
sudo grep psk= /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/*
This asterisk can be used to find out all the networks connections and passwords, If you need to find out any specific or particular network’s key means just replace the asterisk with networks SSID.
If you have jailbroken iPhone or iPad then install a small Cydia tweak called NetworkList from Cydia. just after installing it, Go to WiFi settings page on your device, there now you can see the new option like “Network Passwords” or “Known Networks”. Just tap on that option there you can find the WiFi networks password that stored on your device.
It can display passwords on very basic display screen from there you can’t copy passwords to your clipboard or else send it as text message, Just memorize it else just write it down on any paper.
So now you can easily find out all saved WiFi passwords on any Android or iOS devices also on windows or mac or Linux computers too. If you know any other better way to find out saved WiFi passwords means share with us on comment section.