How to Show Wifi Password on Android

Charlotte Daniels

Android, Tutorials

How to Show Wifi Password on Android

In this tutorial, we will learn how to show the wifi password on an Android device. Knowing the wifi password can be useful in various situations, such as when you want to connect a new device to your network or share the password with a guest. Let’s dive into the process.

Method 1: Using your Android device settings

If you have a rooted Android device, you can use the following steps to show the wifi password:

  1. Step 1: Open the Settings app on your Android device.
  2. Step 2: Scroll down and tap on “Wi-Fi” or “Wireless & Networks”.
  3. Step 3: Long-press on the network name you want to see the password for.
  4. Step 4: Tap on “Manage network settings” or “Modify network”.
  5. Step 5: Tap on the checkbox next to “Show password”.

If your Android device is not rooted, don’t worry! We have an alternative method for you.

Method 2: Using a third-party app

If your device is not rooted, you can use third-party apps from the Google Play Store to show wifi passwords. One such app is “Wifi Password Show” by Phuongpn.

  1. Step 1: Open the Google Play Store on your Android device.
  2. Step 2: Search for “Wifi Password Show” and install it.
  3. Step 3: Open the app and grant the necessary permissions.
  4. Step 4: The app will display a list of all saved wifi networks along with their passwords.

Method 3: Using your router settings

If you have access to your router’s settings, you can find the wifi password there. Here’s how:

  1. Step 1: Open a web browser on a device connected to the same wifi network.
  2. Step 2: Enter your router’s IP address in the address bar. (Usually something like “” or “192.1.1”)
  3. Step 3: Enter your router’s username and password to log in.
  4. Step 4: Look for the wireless settings or wifi settings section.
  5. Step 5: You should find the wifi password listed there.

Note that these steps may vary depending on your router model and manufacturer, so refer to your router’s documentation if needed.

In conclusion

In this tutorial, we have explored three different methods to show wifi passwords on Android devices: using device settings (for rooted devices), using third-party apps, and accessing your router’s settings. Choose the method that suits you best based on whether your device is rooted and what options are available to you.

Showcasing these methods demonstrates how versatile Android devices can be when it comes to managing network connections. Now you can easily retrieve wifi passwords whenever needed!

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