Unlike any windows Pc,In Android there is no default facility to view the entered password unless you got some skills .Sometimes we go to some cyber cafe’s or some place where the owner or your colleague enters the wifi password on your device when you ask them the password .This is because of the fact that they don’t know you can also get access to their wifi password since there is no way or any in-built feature that allows you to view saved Wifi password in your android device .Well In this tutorial I am going to show you how to view entered WiFi password in android device .
How It Works (view saved WiFi Password In Android
Without Root) ?
Well as per your knowledge each time when you connect to the wifi source that is already set up on your device .It matches the key that the router wants and the key you’ve provided when you connect to the wifi source .So ,In case of password change that’s how you are automatically disconnected when the password s changed .
Also ,for viewing this kind of data requires your device to have rooting privileges .Although in this article I am going to show you both methods i.e. View saved wifi password in android with and without root privileges .There are all types on senseless methods on the internet which requires your device to be rooted for implementation of this method .But In this article I’ve posted both ways i.e To View saved wifi password in android phone/tablet without actually rooting it .
- Android Smartphone/tablet .
- A device which is atleast once connected to wifi .
- ES File Explorer (Download From the Google playstore )
Method – view saved WiFi Password In Android Without Root
Follow the steps precisely to view or recover saved wifi password in android without rooting it .
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- Download and install ES File Explorer on your device if not pre-installed .
- Run the app and Goto system folder in it .
- Goto device folder <<data .
- Goto misc<<Wifi
- Tap on wpa_supplicant.conf to view the list of all the wifi source remembered by your Android smartphone/tablet .
In my case the ssid was “sam 93” .The security was WPA-PSK .Well if you liked the article/Method to view saved WiFi Password In Android Without Root .Then share it with your friends on Facebook,Twitter ,Google Plus .