A crypt1 file extension is related to the WhatsApp Messenger communication platform. A crypt1 file stores encrypted backup.

There is one other file type using
the CRYPT1 file extension!

empty icon.crypt1 - UltraCrypter ransomware encrypted file

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Software that open crypt1 file

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CRYPT1 file extension - WhatsApp Messenger encrypted backup

What is crypt1 file? How to open crypt1 files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The crypt1 file extension is associated with the WhatsApp Messenger, a popular instant messaging client for various mobile platforms, developed by Facebook.

The crypt1 file can contain encrypted backup of chat settings, status ranking, stickers, etc.

default filenames:


Updated: March 8, 2022

The default software associated to open crypt1 file:

WhatsApp for Android icon

WhatsApp Inc. logoWhatsApp for Android  Google Android software

Company or developer:
WhatsApp Inc.

Instant messenger available for Android and other smartphones as well as for desktop platforms. WhatsApp uses your 3G or WiFi (when available) to message with friends and family.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .crypt1 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open crypt1 file, edit crypt1 file, convert crypt1 file, view crypt1 file, play crypt1 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting crypt1 files.

Programs that can create crypt1 file - WhatsApp Messenger encrypted backup

Programs supporting the exension crypt1 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about WhatsApp for Android for create crypt1 file action.

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