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Find the wireless password on Ubuntu

How many times happen to have a guest that asks you about the wireless password and you cannot remember it? On Ubuntu Linux, you can easily retrieve the wireless password like this:

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sudo cat /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/YOUR_NETWORK_NAME_HERE | grep "psk="
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The output will be something like:
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psk=myultrasecretpassword
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