If you think finding WiFi password on Android phone is a hard nut. Download and install ES File Explorer on your device right now. In this article, we explore how to see and show wifi passwords on Android phone. In this case, ES File Explorer will come in handy.
As we have to open a system file on Android, we cannot use the file explorer that comes in-built on the device. So We can use ES File Explorer for the task.
There are a certain number of apps listed in the Play Store for the task but it’s better to use this manual method to get the passwords. Hence you don’t need to install a separate apps for this purpose.
Step by Step Guidance to see the saved WiFi passwords.
STEP 1: Install the ES File Explorer from the Play store, in-case if you have it then directly go to step 2.
Step 2:- Open ES Explorer after installation.
Step 3:- Go to the root (/) folder.
Step 4:- Now from the root(/), go to data i,e (/data).
Step 5:- Now go the misc folder inside data section i,e (/data/misc).
step 6:- Go to wifi section inside misc folder i,e (/data/misc/wifi).
Step 6:- Now open the wpa_supplicant.conf to get your saved wifi passwords. Tap on the file to open it up and make sure you use ES File Explorer ‘s built-in text/HTML viewer for the task.
NOTE:- Please make sure that you don’t edit the file or you might start having problems with your Wi-Fi connection.
This is how you can easily find a saved wifi password from your Android Phone with the help of ES Explorer. If you have any doubts plz make sure to ask about it in the comment section and I’ll definitely help you.
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