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Find where windows 7 stores passwords

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January 21, 2012 12:02:58 AM

Hello,
my parents have a secured wifi network, i have used the WPS feature on my winows 7 computer to access it, now all i want is to find where my computer store the password and credentils when t connected via WPS, so i can access the network on my Imac

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a b $ Windows 7
January 21, 2012 12:22:17 AM

Alexbridgeman, in Windows 7: Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Network and Sharing Center then click on "Wireless Network settings"
Then on "Wireless Properties."
Then on "Security"
Then on "Show characters"
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a b $ Windows 7
January 21, 2012 12:26:01 AM

dont know where its stored but should point out that a security flaw with wps means the password can be

relatively easily broken--in as little as a couple of hours--much faster than a decent wpa password can be

my advice is to disable wps in your router configuration page--if your router allows disabling wps

http://www.tacnetsol.com/news/2011/12/28/cracking-wifi-...
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a b $ Windows 7
January 21, 2012 3:20:51 AM

In the Start Menu search box type in: stored passwords
From the Control Panel section choose Manage Windows Credentials.


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