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How to find Wi-Fi password on Android

You can quickly find your Wi-Fi password from the Android settings to connect other devices or help someone, and here's how to complete the task.

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On Android 10, you can find the Wi-Fi password of the network you’re connected or wireless network you accessed in past in a different location, which can come in handy when you’re trying help someone to join the same hotspot or you have to connect a Windows 10 computer or another device to a wireless network.

Whatever the reason it might be, you can use the Android 10 settings to quickly see the passwords of all the access points your phone has previously connected. However, this is only possible with version 10 and higher, if you’re running an earlier version, such as Android 9, then the settings won’t be available.

In this guide, you’ll learn the simple steps to quickly find the Wi-Fi password of the current network your Android phone is connected.

How to show Wi-Fi password of current network on Android 10

To find out the password the Wi-Fi network, use these steps:

  1. Open Settings.

  2. Tap on Wi-Fi & internet in the Android settings.

  3. Tap the Wi-Fi connection.

    Android 10 Wi-Fi settings
    Android 10 Wi-Fi settings
  4. Tap the Share option.

  5. Confirm your account password.

  6. Confirm the Wi-Fi password.

    Show Wi-Fi password on Android 10
    Show Wi-Fi password on Android 10

Once you complete the steps, you’ll know the password of the wireless network to connect another device or share with someone else.

How to show Wi-Fi password of saved networks on Android 10

To show the Wi-Fi password of a saved network, use these steps:

  1. Open Settings.

  2. Tap on Wi-Fi & internet in the Android settings.

  3. Tap on Saved networks at the bottom of the page.

    Android 10 saved networks settings
    Android 10 saved networks settings
  4. Tap the Wi-Fi connection saved on Android.

    Quick tip: The lock icon indicates that the network has the password saved.
  5. Tap the Share option.

  6. Confirm your account password.

  7. Confirm the Wi-Fi password.

    Android 10 show Wi-Fi password saved network
    Android 10 show Wi-Fi password saved network

After you complete the steps, you’ll know the password of the access point connected previously on a different location.