How to see the password of a connected Wi-Fi network on Android

This tutorial will show you step by step how to see the password of a connected Wi-Fi network on an Android phone.

The steps on this page work for all Android phones, such as Samsung, Lenovo, Motorola, OnePlus, ASUS, Nokia, Google, Sony, LG, and other Android smartphones.


1. Open your phone's settings.

Open settings on an Android phone

2. Open Connections.

3. Open Wi-Fi.

4. Tap on the cog/gear icon next to the Wi-Fi network.

Wi-Fi network settings button

5. Tap on QR code located at the bottom left of the screen.

Create QR code for Wi-Fi network on Android

6. You can scan this QR code on another device to connect to the Wi-Fi network without entering the password. To see the password, you tap on Save as image located at the bottom left of the screen.

Save QR code as image

7. Open the Google app. The Google app is pre-installed on most Android devices. Or you can also use the Google Lens app and continue with step 9.

Google app

8. Tap on the camera (Google Lens) icon located in the search bar of the Google app.

Open Google Lens

9. Find and select the image of the QR code of the Wi-Fi network.

Scan QR code with Google Lens

10. The Wi-Fi password will appear below the QR code.

See Wi-Fi network password on Android

Maybe you're also interested in:

How to scan and read a QR code on Android

How to see which apps have access to your location on Android

How to set up DNS on any Android phone

How to use Private DNS on an Android phone

How to stop Android from adding new apps to the home screen