How to See Saved Wifi Password on Ubuntu

By Rashid •  November 8th, 2020 • 

It’s a usual scenario to forget password of our WiFi. In this Ubuntu tutorial, let’s see how to see saved password of your WiFi connection in Ubuntu.

Firstly, go to Settings.

From the options given in the left pane, select Wi-Fi. There you can see a gear icon against your connection.

A window will appear when the gear icon is clicked. Choose Security from the options given at the top. Then you can see the hidden password. Reveal the password by checking the Show password option.

That’s it. That’s how you find saved WiFi passwords in Ubuntu.


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