In order to view the WiFi password of a Network you connected, you can do that easily and on this article i’ll show you how.
View WiFi Password in Windows Using GUI
In order to view the WiFi password on your Windows machine, you need to make sure you are already connected to the WiFi network or have previously connected to the WiFi network. If so, then go ahead and right-click on the WiFi icon in the system tray and choose Open Network and Sharing Center.
Now go ahead and click on Change Adapter Settings in the left-hand menu.
Find the icon for Wi-Fi, right-click on it and choose Status.
This will bring up the WiFi Status dialog where you can see some basic information about your wireless network connection.
Click on the Wireless Properties button and then click on the Security tab.
View WiFi Password if you don’t connected to the WiFi network
I you don’t connected to the WiFi Network or you want to view a password of a WiFi Network you recently connected If so, you have to use the netsh command from CMD or Power-Shell
Open a command prompt by going to Start and typing in CMD. When the command prompt opens, type in the following command:
netsh wlan show profiles
You’ll find all the wireless profiles listed under User Profiles. The name of the WiFi network is on the right. In my case, I only have one WiFi network listed. Now to see the password for a profile, type in the following command:
netsh wlan show profile name=profilename key=clear
Go ahead and replace profilename with the actual name of the WiFi network listed from the previous command. In my case, the WiFi network is named VFTJM. You do not need to use quotes anywhere in the commands.
When you run the second command, you’ll get a lot of output, but you are only interested in finding the line that starts with Key Content.