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Recovering Network Password ? RRS feed

  • Question

  • I'm having difficulty remembering a network password to connect to a shared folder.  Any suggestions on how to recover the password ?
    Saturday, August 19, 2017 3:00 AM

Answers

  • Thanks, after five hours; I remembered the account user name & password :)
    • Proposed as answer by -Mr Happy- Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:39 PM
    • Marked as answer by Reprobus Tuesday, August 22, 2017 1:37 AM
    Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:37 PM

All replies

  • Try Network Password Recovery by Nirsoft. That relies on the fact the password was at one time saved somewhere on the system.

    If not the password will need to be reset on the system that hosts the shared folder.

    Sunday, August 20, 2017 2:48 PM
  • Thanks, after five hours; I remembered the account user name & password :)
    • Proposed as answer by -Mr Happy- Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:39 PM
    • Marked as answer by Reprobus Tuesday, August 22, 2017 1:37 AM
    Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:37 PM
  • Find some way to remember it or make a secure note of it! :)
    Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:39 PM
  • @Reprobus

    Gald to hear that you recall the network password, please mark your reply to close this case.

    Thanks for understanding and cooperating.


    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help.
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    Monday, August 21, 2017 8:12 AM