Retrieving The Wireless Network Password Through A Command Prompt

Just a quick one, have you ever wanted to know someones wireless network password when your on their computer well it can be done.

The Command

On the windows machine click on the flag.


Then do the following,

  1. Type run.
  2. A box should appear type in cmd


this will open a command prompt window, sometimes you might need to run it as administrator.

Then type this command, this is the magic one-liner that we need.

netsh wlan show profile name="NETWORK_NAME_GOES_HERE" key=clear

Once you type this command you should see a line that says “key content”

That’s the key


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