Once in a while, many of you need to get your Wi-Fi password of your wireless device. This Wi-Fi password is very important as you want to connect multiple devices with. Sometimes you need to change your Wi-Fi password to protect your internet connection from unauthorized usage.
However, your computer logs on Wi-Fi network automatically and you've forgotten the password to get access with your smartphone or tablet. Fortunately, here list several options to find your Wi-Fi password even it is forgotten.
Option 1. Find Your Wi-Fi Password on a Windows PC.
If you have a computer running Windows which is connected to your wireless network, you can find the password by doing the follow. However, the instruction will vary depending on what version of Windows you are running.
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Find your password on a Windows 8.1 PC:
Step 1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and tap "Settings". (With a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen and click "Settings".)
Step 2. Tap or click the network icon for the network you want to connect to, and then tap or click "Connect".
Step 3. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and tap or click "Search".
Step 4. In the search box, enter "view network connections", and in the search results tap or click "View network connections".
Step 5. In the "Network Connections" window, press and hold or right-click the network name, and then tap or click "Status".
Step 6. Tap or click the "Wireless Properties" button.
Step 7. Tap or click the "Security" tab, and tap or click the "Show characters" check box.
Step 8. The password for the wireless network is displayed in the "Network security key" field.