Copyright (c) 2006 - 2010 Nir Sofer
Web Site: http://www.nirsoft.net
WirelessKeyView recovers all wireless network keys (WEP/WPA) stored in
your computer by the 'Wireless Zero Configuration' service of Windows XP
or by the 'WLAN AutoConfig' service of Windows Vista. It allows you to
easily save all keys to text/html/xml file, or copy asingle key to the
This utility is released as freeware. You are allowed to freely
distribute this utility via floppy disk, CD-ROM, Internet, or in any
other way, as long as you don't charge anything for this. If you
distribute this utility, you must include all files in the distribution
package, without any modification !
Be aware that selling this utilityas a part of a software package is not
The software is provided "AS IS" without any warranty, either expressed
or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The author will not
be liable for any special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages
due to loss of data orany other reason.
False Alert Problems: Some Antivirus programs detect WirelessKeyView
utility as infected with Trojan/Virus. Click here to read more about
false alerts in Antivirus programs.
Also, if you have any problem with using WirelessKeyView, please read the
WirelessKeyView Frequently Asked Questions page
================* Version 1.34:
o Fixed bug: pressing the delete key in the find window deleted an
item in the main window.
* Version 1.33:
o When loading WirelessKeyView under Windows 7 in the first time,
the 'Code Inject' mode is now turned on by default.
* Version 1.32:
o Added /codeinject command-line option.
* Version 1.31:
o Fixed a crash problem with ApplicationCompatibility Engine on
Windows 7/Vista (only when 'Use code injection method' is turned on).
* Version 1.30:
o Added 'Use code injection method' option in the Advanced Options
window, as a workaround for using this utility on Windows 7. (See
* Version 1.28:
o Added sorting command-line options.
* Version 1.27:
o Fixed bug: In Vista, WPA-PSK keys in Ascii formdisplayed
additional space character.
* Version 1.26:
o Fixed bug: In Vista, if WPA-PSK key contained 32 characters, the
key was not displayed in Ascii form.
* Version 1.25:
o New and safer method to extract the wireless keys of the local
machine: In previous versions, WirelessKeyView injected code into
lsass.exe in order to grab the wireless keys from the system. Inrare
cases, this technique caused a crash inside lsass.exe process.
Starting from this version, WirelessKeyView uses a new method that
extract the wireless keys without any code injection.
* Version 1.20:
o WirelessKeyView now allows you to extract the wireless keys from
external instance of Windows XP. (In Advanced Options)
* Version 1.18:
o You can now send theinformation to stdout by specifying an empty
filename ("") in the command-line. (For example: WirelessKeyView.exe
/stab "" >> c:\temp\keys.txt)
* Version 1.17:
o Fixed bug: WirelessKeyView failed to find the adapter name
o Fixed bug: Bad color in HTML report
o Fixed bug: The main window lost the focus when the user switched
to another application and then returned back toWirelessKeyView.
* Version 1.16 - Added support for saving as comma-delimited file.
* Version 1.15 - Added support for deleting the wireless keys of old
* Version 1.13 - Under Vista, this utility now runs as admin
automatically. You don't have to explicitly choose the "Run As
* Version 1.12 - The configuration is now saved to a file instead...