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Steve Herrod
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i cannot remember my wifi password is there any way i can

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i cannot remember my wifi password is there any way i can retrieve it

Steve Herrod :

Hi, I'll be happy to help with this issue

Steve Herrod :

it should be possible to log in to the wireless router and retrieve the password XXXXX there

Steve Herrod :

can you let me know the make/model?


do not know the make or model would it be on the device

Steve Herrod :

it should be

Steve Herrod :

either netgear, d-link or something like that


ok i willtry

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Hi Edward,

If you can let me know your Internet provider I might be able to work out the router model from that.


Customer: replied 3 years ago.

internet provider is aol

Hi Edward,

Thanks - AOL normally use a Thomson Speedtouch model. If so, you can follow the below procedure to retrieve the wireless password.

Go to either of the addresses below


and that should load a web interface - from there choose:

1 In the left menu, click Home Network.
2 Under Wireless, click the name of the Access Point you want to view or

And the Wireless Password/Key should be displayed.



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