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Offline jc2387

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wifi password
« on: May 04, 2015, 04:42:15 am »
I am new to linux.  Just teaching myself with bloggers and online sites on how to get the benefits of linux.  I was told that i can get my password from my wifi through linux software when, if ever i forget.  I was drawn to that so I am curious how that works.  Can someone help me how this can be done?

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Re: wifi password
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2015, 05:42:57 am »
Right-click the network / wifi icon in your panel.  Then, left-click "Edit Connections."  Highlight (click) the Wi-Fi connection you want and then choose "Edit."  Under the "Wi-Fi Security" tab you will see a password window with dots in it.  Check the "show password" option just below the window and you'll see your password.    ;)


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Re: wifi password
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2015, 05:50:15 am »
I get the feeling this is a question about wireless security penetration ?

if that's the case, we'll not be discussing it here .. the Backtrack/Kali forum may be your best bet.

If on the other hand macs answer is what you were after, I apologise and welcome :)
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