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How to reveal WPA-PSK password with windows

by wollein / December 18, 2007 11:47 PM PST

I have tried all the freeware available, I entered my wpa a month ago and I didnt write it down. I also dont have access to the router. Any way to find the cookie and extract the password thanks

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 19, 2007 1:20 AM PST

This is why we love WPA-PSK! If you lose the password just ask the router's owner for the new one.

Bob

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by James Denison / December 19, 2007 6:35 AM PST

do you remember the password that generated the key? If so then you can generate it again or have someone do it on same type router.

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