How to find WIFI password on MAC OSX

Find WIFI password on mac OSX in 5 easy steps!

We all are human, it is pretty much common that we mostly forget passwords. In the modern world, almost every single person use the smart device like a tablet, Phone, Computer. What if you forget your password, but our device still connects to it.

In past couple of months, I have spent over 15 minutes just tried to find my wifi password. In windows computer, it’s quite easy, but on MAC I had no idea. After wasting my 15 minutes, I have found a solution.



Below are 5 easy steps to find your connected wifi password in MAC.

Step 1: Type Keychain Access into Spotlight search at the top-right menu bar. OR open it from Launchpad.

Step 2: In the sidebar, click on Passwords, then search for the network you want the password for and double click on it.

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Step 3: Click on Show Password. Confirm your administrator username and password.

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Step 4: Enter your administrator name and password again. (sometimes you have to enter login credentials twice)

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Step 5: The Wi-Fi password should appear in the text box next to Show Password.

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Keychains also store your applications and browser passwords. It’s always a great practice to store the password in keychain. It helps you to remember your passwords.

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