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Windows 7: Finding network passwords - not for router

11 May 2012   #1

Windows 7
Finding network passwords - not for router

I'm sure the explanation is on the site but can't find it.

A friend bought a new computer Windows 7 and his wife also has a Windows 7 computer.

I had them "seeing" each others files/folders when clicking on "Network" in Windows Explorer.

When I installed the new computer it asked me for her "Network" password. (Not "Home group" and not wireless)

I don't know how to find her password and also his.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

12 May 2012   #2

Windows 7

Found this:

Control Panel
Change advanced sharing settings
Turnoff password protected sharing

but I'll have to get LogMeIn enabled or get to their house to test it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 May 2012   #3

Windows 7

Did the above and "shared" folders with Full permission and got all but one folder working. Good enough for now.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

14 May 2012   #4

Windows 7

Is there a way of "legally" getting their Usernames and passwords?
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