How To Find Network Security Key On Spectrum Router?

Network security key on spectrum router

The Network Key is the Wi-Fi password with alphanumeric characters used to connect devices to the wireless network. If you are looking for the network security key on spectrum router, refer to the methods given on this page.

Method 1: Finding the Network Key on the Spectrum router

  • Usually, the Wi-Fi credentials are printed on the label attached to the backside of the router.
  • Getting into this fact, you can find the network key of the Spectrum router on the label at the backside of the Spectrum router.
  • Using this Network Key, you can connect your devices to the wireless network.
  • This network key is the default one. If you have changed the network key, then it might be of no use unless you reset the router.

Method 2: Finding Network Key of the Spectrum router on a Windows computer

  • This method is applicable if you have already connected the computer to the wireless network (Spectrum router).
  • On your Windows computer, click the Network icon in the system tray and select the Network & Internet settings option.
  • In the Settings window, click on Change adapter option in the Change your network settings section and find the network security key on spectrum router.
  • In the Network Connection window, give a right-click on the wireless network adapter.
  • Select the Status option from the pop-up menu.
  • In the Wi-Fi Status window, click the Wireless Properties button.
  • Next, click the Security tab and enable the 'Show characters' checkbox.
  • Note down the network key of your Spectrum router from the Network security key field.

Method 3: Finding Network Key of the Spectrum router on your Mac

  • This method is applicable if you have already connected your Mac to the Spectrum router.
  • On your Mac, click the Go menu at the top-left corner of the window.
  • Select the Utilities option from the drop-down menu and select the Keychain Access application.
  • Navigate to the left-side panel and click the Login tab.
  • Select your network from the displayed list.
  • Make sure that your router name is selected in the Name field.
  • Check the Show password checkbox to view the network key of your Spectrum router in the Show password field.
  • If prompted, enter your Mac’s administrator password in the required field.
  • If you have difficulties in finding network security key on spectrum router, click the Call button available on this page to contact our technical support team for remote assistance.