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How Retrieve All Saved Wi-Fi Passwords On Your Pc

To forget your wi-fi password and not find a way around it can be mind-boggling. this article will teach you how to retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your windows computer using a command prompt.

lunch command prompt by searching “cmd” using the search button on your pc, right-click it and run it as an administrator.

Type in these command “netsh wlan show profile” without the quotation marks. this will show the profile of all wi-fi you’ve ever connected to.

retrieve all saved wi-fi password on your pc

 

Now, to show the password of these wi-fi, input these command “netsh wlan export profile folder=c:\ key=clear”.

Retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your pc
Retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your pc

After the previous step, all the passwords of the various wi-fi will be saved on your pc and to see this, open file explorer and navigate to Local Disk (C:)

All the various wi-fi will be displayed there.

Retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your pc
Retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your pc

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Select the specific Wi-fi to see its password. open it with any text editor or with the commonest one, notepad

You will see the password under “keyMaterial” towards the latter part of the text.

Retrieve all saved wi-fi passwords on your pc
Retrieve all saved wifi passwords on your pc

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