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I don't remember my password ***** my wifi so my niece can get on her computer

Technician's Assistant: When did you last change your Wi-Fi password?

Don't remember

Technician's Assistant: Have you connected to this Wi-Fi network from a laptop or desktop (either Mac or PC) in the past?

No

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Network Expert to know before I connect you?

We both have Apple

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Networking
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Network Technician: Ashik, PC Technician replied 7 months ago
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Network Technician: Ashik, PC Technician replied 7 months ago

Is your computer currently connected to your WiFi network ?

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Network Technician: Ashik, PC Technician replied 7 months ago

You can recover the WiFi password ***** the Keychain Access application of your Mac.

  1. On your Mac, click on the Search/magnifier icon at the top right of screen. Type Keychain Access and this will show Keychain Access app.
  1. Open Keychain Access application.
  2. Select “Passwords” under the category
  3. Double-click on your network (WiFi) that you want to see the password (or type your network name at top right search in Keychain). Double click on your WiFi name
  4. Select the “Show password” checkbox
  5. Enter your administrator username and password ***** you can see the password *****

You can use that password ***** connect the device to your WiFi network.

Refer this article --> http://www.idownloadblog.com/2014/05/18/how-to-find-a-wi-fi-password-on-mac/

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