Here is a simple video tutorial I created on how to reveal the asterisk password in the Google Chrome and Firefox browser. This is a very useful trick if your password is saved onto the browser or when you visit your parents and they do not remember their own router’s Wifi security password key.
How to Reveal Asterisk Password without Software?
This is a very useful tutorial to reveal a router’s WEP WPA password at your parent’s place, they tend to forget the password or misplaced the paper they wrote it down. It can be done manually with Google Chrome browser without the need to download or install any asterisk password reveler software.
- Step 1 – To show the asterisk ***, select and right click on the asterisk, from the menu, choose ‘Inspect Elements’
- Step 2 – Look for the ‘password’ input code and proceed to replace it with ‘text’ as shown in the screen shot below
The password masked by the asterisk automatically are turned into text.
Show Asterisk *** Password with Software
My D-Link Wifi router’s password was set up one year ago, and now I can’t remember the WEP password key. I have two options, either to reset the router’s settings or find crack software to reveal my WEP Password.
WirelessKeyView is a simple tool to recover all wireless network security keys/passwords (WEP/WPA) stored in your computer by the ‘Wireless Zero Configuration’ service of Windows XP, Vista and 7. It is not a real hacking tool; it simply reveals your forgotten password.