How to Share WiFi Passwords from iPhone to Android?

it’s hard to remember things especially when it comes to remembering your wifi password. We all set the wifi password with random letters and numbers so that no one can access it easily. Imagine a guest comes to your house and while you have tea they ask for your wifi password and you don’t remember it, you may have written it on a piece of paper but it’s nowhere to be found . It’s easy to share a WiFi password when it comes to sharing between iOS devices.

It can be a bit difficult if someone has an Android device. You can’t just AirDrop your Wi-Fi password to an Android device like iPhone. there are other methods to consider, such as scanning a QR code.

How to Share WiFi Passwords from iPhone to Android?

This article lists some methods to show you how to share Wi-Fi passwords from iPhone device to Android device.

METHOD 1: Using Shortcut

  1. Launch the iPhone Shortcuts app.
  2. Navigate to the app’s gallery.
  3. Search for ‘QR your Wi-Fi’. It is a pre-made Apple shortcut that contains detailed instructions on how to automate the QR code production procedure.
  4. You can set up a widget, click the icon in the main shortcuts app, or press the play button on the shortcut when it’s open to run the shortcut.
  5. Enter your Wi-Fi ID and password when prompted by the shortcut.
  6. The output of this is a QR code.
  7. Scan this QR code with your Android device’s camera app or a QR scan app, or take a screenshot with your iPhone.
  8. The code disappears when you press the Done button, so don’t exit it without using it.
  9. Your Android-using buddy should now be connected to your Wi-Fi network.

METHOD 2: Using QR Code

  1. Write down your router’s network information. The SSID (or network name), password, and network encryption method are all required (for example, WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPA3, or none). This information is normally displayed on the side of the Wi-Fi router you are using.
  2. Go to the Appstore on your iPhone.
  3. Install a QR code generator. (Example: QRafter, my QR code generator, visual codes)
  4. You need to make sure that the application you are installing is specifically capable of creating a Wi-Fi QR code.
  5. If you are using a QR code app, you may need to choose Connect to Wi-Fi or something similar from the list of possible code types.
  6. Paste the information you copied from your router into the appropriate text areas.
  7. Click on Generate option after filling in the details.
  8. You may also be given the option to create code according to the app you have installed.
  9. Once the code is generated, you can see it on your screen.
  10. Scan the code on the other Android device through the camera app or QR scanner.
  11. Click the network name and after scanning the QR code, tap the network connection popup.
  12. Your Android-using buddy should now be connected to your Wi-Fi network.

METHOD 3: Messaging App

  1. Go to the Settings app on your iPhone.
  2. Click on Wi-Fi.
  3. On your connected network, tap the i button.
  4. Tap the password to reveal your hidden Wi-Fi password.
  5. Click on the copy option to copy your password to the clipboard.
  6. You can send the copied text to any Android device through the messaging app.

That’s it, folks! Follow any of the above methods to easily share your Wi-Fi password from iPhone to Android device. share with us which method you would choose to share your wifi password, in the comment box below.Until next time, with another topic. See you then Toodles

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