How do I find my home network password?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by dloreski, Oct 13, 2012.

  1. dloreski macrumors member

    Feb 5, 2009
    Hi everyone.
    2 years ago I gave my Dad a desktop PC which I hooked up a wireless router to and I gave my mom a PC laptop which she uses through the wireless router.
    After setting up her laptop 2 years ago, I can't remember the password to join the network.
    I just gave her a new iPad for her Birthday yesterday and it needs it to let her online.
    Does anyone know how I go through the my Dads Windows desktop to find this?
    - Dave
  2. Dweez macrumors 65816


    Jun 13, 2011
    Down by the river
    Login to the route via a browser and the passphrase may be displayed in clear text. I can see the passphrase on my Netgear WNDR4000.
  3. dloreski thread starter macrumors member

    Feb 5, 2009

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