Free WiFi Password Decryptor - Recover Forgotten Wireless (WEP/WPA/WPA2/WPA3) Passwords |
WiFi Password Decryptor

Version: 16.0

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WiFi Password Decryptor is the FREE software to instantly recover your lost or forgotten Wireless passwords from your computer

It automatically recovers all type of Wireless Keys/Passwords (WEP,WPA,WPA2,WPA3 etc) stored by Windows Wireless Configuration Manager.

  • WEP (8 to 32 chars)
  • WPA (8 chars)
  • WPA2 (8 to 64 chars)
  • WPA3 (16 to 24 chars)

It supports recovery of both wifi personal and enterprise passphrase key types.

For each recovered WiFi account, it displays following information

  • WiFi Name (SSID)
  • Security Settings (WEP,WPA,WPA2,WPA3,AES,TKIP)
  • Password Type
  • Password in Hex format
  • Password in clear text

After the successful recovery you can save the password list to HTML file.

For more advanced benefits, Upgrade to PRO
Download WiFi Password Recovery PRO Edition

Note: Wi-Fi Password Decryptor is not hacking or cracking tool as it can only help you to recover your lost Wi-Fi passwords from your system.

Wi-Fi Password Decryptor has been successfully tested on Windows Vista and higher operating systems including new Windows 11 version.

Features & Benefits
  • Instantly decrypt and recover stored WiFi account passwords
  • Recovers all type of Wireless Keys/Passwords (WEP,WPA,WPA2,WPA3 etc)
  • Displays Security Settings (WEP,WPA,WPA2,WPA3 etc) for Wireless Profiles
  • Simple & elegant GUI interface makes it easy to use
  • Right click context menu to quickly copy the Password
  • Sort feature to arrange the displayed passwords
  • Save the recovered WiFi password list to HTML file.
  • Integrated Installer for assisting you in local Installation & Uninstallation.
WiFi Password Secrets
Depending on the platform, 'Wireless Configuration Manager' uses different techniques and storage locations to securely store the WiFi settings.

On Vista and higher systems all the wireless parameters including SSID, Authentication method & encrypted Password are stored at following file,

Here each wireless device is represented by its interface GUID {xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx} and all the wireless settings for this device are stored in XML file with random GUID name.
If you are interested to know how these WiFi settings are stored and how 'WiFi Password Decyptor' actually recovers the passwords, read on to our research article,

Exposing the WiFi Password Secrets

Installation & Uninstallation
WiFi Password Decryptor comes with Installer to make it easier to install it locally on your system for regular usage. This installer has intuitive wizard which guides you through series of steps in completion of installation.
At any point of time, you can uninstall the product using the Uninstaller located at following location (by default)
		[Windows 32 bit]
		C:\Program Files\SecurityXploded\WiFiPasswordDecryptor
		[Windows 64 bit]
		C:\Program Files (x86)\SecurityXploded\WiFiPasswordDecryptor
How to Use?
Wi-Fi Password Decryptor is easy to use with its simple GUI interface. Note that you need to have administrative privileges to run this tool.

Here are the brief usage details

  • Launch WiFi Password Decryptor on your computer
  • It will automatically recover and show all the wifi passwords as shown in screenshot below
  • You can right click on any of the displayed account to quickly copy the password
  • Also can generated detailed password recovery report in HTML file format by clicking on 'Report' button and then select the type of file from the drop down box of 'Save File Dialog'.

Known Limitations

This tool can recover the WiFi Passwords configured by Windows Wirelss Configuration Manager only. Also it does not work on older operating systems like Windows XP, 2003.It works well with Vista & all the higher operating systems including Windows 10.

Screenshot 1: WiFi Password Decryptor showing all the Recovered WiFi account Passwords.
WiFiPasswordDecryptor showing recovered passwords
Screenshot 2: Detailed HTML report of all the recovered WiFi account Passwords
Release History
Version 16.0:  10th Apr 2023
New 2023 version with updated WiFi password recovery & fixed false positive issues with antivirus softwares
Version 15.0:  23rd Apr 2022
Mega 2022 release supporting new Windows 11 platform.
Version 14.0:  20th May 2021
New 2021 release with improved & faster WiFi password recovery
Version 13.0:  18th Feb 2020
Major 2020 release recovering Wi-Fi passwords from latest Windows 10 version.
Version 12.0:  9th Sep 2019
Major release to recover passwords of WPA3, new wifi security protocol. Also now it can work without installing service making it fully portable. Supports all platforms from Windows Vista to Windows 10.
Version 11.5:  4th Aug 2019
Updated wifi password recovery for faster operation
Version 11.0:  4th Apr 2019
Major release now shows all the recovered Wi-FI passwords
Version 10.0:  15th Feb 2019
Mega 2019 edition with faster wireless password recovery. Also fixed false antivirus alerts.
Version 9.5:  25th Oct 2018
Update of various WiFi password issues
Version 9.0:  2nd Oct 2018
Mega release with wifi recovery on latest Windows updates
Version 8.5:  8th Sep 2018
Enhanced wireless password recovery feature
Version 8.0:  25th Oct 2017
Major release with the enhanced Wi-Fi Security settings details. Also added right click menu option to quickly copy both Hex & Text Password.
Version 7.0:  13th Jul 2017
Mega release with faster wireless password recovery method
Version 6.5:  10th Feb 2017
2017 edition with improvements to Wi-Fi Password recovery operation
Version 6.0:  13th Nov 2016
Major 2016 release with new Installer for simple installation & un-installation
Version 5.5:  3rd Jul 2016
Major release with improved installer & uninstaller screens
Version 5.0:  4th Jan 2016
New 2016 edition with enhanced features
Version 4.1:  8th Nov 2015
Resolved minor false positive issues with anti-virus solutions.
Version 4.0:  20th Aug 2015
Major release with support for recovering wi-fi passwords in new Windows 10 version. Also fixed the sizing problem with higher resolution computers.
Version 3.8:  28th Jul 2015
Fixed minor issue in false positive cases with one of the AV engines.
Version 3.7:  20th Jun 2015
New feature added to Installer to dynamically download latest version
Version 3.6:  9th Apr 2015
Fixed few minor bugs. Also updated the installer.
Version 3.5 :  1st Jan 2015
Integrated Uninstaller into Add/Remove Programs, now you can uninstall it in a standard way.
Version 3.3 :  5th Nov 2014
Improved GUI interface along with few minor bug fixes
Version 3.2 :  10th Sep 2014
Removed false positive with various Antivirus solutions
Version 3.1 :  16th May 2014
Improved GUI interface with magnifying icon effects
Version 3.0 :  6th Jan 2014
New feature to generate password recovery report in CSV (Comma-Seperated Values) File Format.
Version 2.5 :  11th Nov 2013
Removed the support for command-line feature as now we have exclusive command-line tool - WiFi Password Dump
Version 2.0 :  6th May 2013
Now displays Password Key in Hex format in both GUI/Command-line mode. Also includes couple of bug fixes.
Version 1.5 :  2nd Jan 2013
Supports command-line version making it useful for automation & pen testers.
Version 1.0 :  4th Dec 2012
First public release of WiFiPasswordDecryptor
WiFi Password Decryptor is not hacking or cracking tool. It is designed for good purpose to help users to recover the lost Wireless account password.

Like any tool its use either good or bad, depends upon the user who uses it. However author is not responsible for any damage caused due to misuse of this tool.

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FREE Download WiFi Password Decryptor v16.0

License  : Freeware
Platform : Windows 11,10,8,7,Vista (32-bit/64-bit)

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