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Forgot WiFi code

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

Never

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

Laptop

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Network Technician: Karthik, System Administrator replied 4 months ago
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Network Technician: Karthik, System Administrator replied 4 months ago

If you have connected the Windows computer to the Same wifi Network, we can try to retrieve the wifi password/code from your computer. Please follow the steps below

  1. Press and hold “Windows Key + R” and the “Run” window will open.

  2. In the Run box, type ncpa.cpl and press Enter or OK and the Network Connection window will open.

  3. Check Wifi adapter or Wireless network connection. Do a right click on the wifi adapter in that window click on Status and click wireless properties

  4. You will be seeing 2 tab, Connection and Security.

  5. Click on the Security tab

  6. Uncheck the box which say show password

  7. you will able to see the wifi password

  8. Use that password ***** connect your Wifi device to the wifi network.

If that doesn't work or if any other steps is unclear please let me know, So that we can try some other alternate solution. Thank you

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I dont understand number 3 instructions
Network Technician: Karthik, System Administrator replied 4 months ago

Do you see the Network Connection window?

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Network Technician: Karthik, System Administrator replied 4 months ago

Do you have any windows computer?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you, ***** ***** it
Network Technician: Karthik, System Administrator replied 4 months ago

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