Files with crypt15 extension can be found as encrypted chat history databases from latest version of WhatsApp Messenger instant messaging client for Android.

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CRYPT15 file extension - WhatsApp Messenger message database

What is crypt15 file? How to open crypt15 files?

File type specification:

Mobile phones related file type icon Mobile phones related file type

File extension crypt15 is mainly associated with the WhatsApp Messenger, an instant messaging service and client for various mobile platforms.

The crypt15 file stores encrypted and protected database (AES-256 encryption) with chat history similar to SQLite database format.

By default, the file is called: msgstore.db.crypt15 and is stored on phone SDcard/WhatsApp/Databases folder.

The key file used to decrypt .crypt15 file is stored in folder located on system partition:

/data/data/com.whatsapp/files/key

Updated: February 4, 2022

The default software associated to open crypt15 file:

WhatsApp for iPhone icon

WhatsApp Inc. logoWhatsApp for iPhone  Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch devices) software

Company or developer:
WhatsApp Inc.

WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger currently available for iPhone and all other smartphones. The application utilizes push notifications to instantly get messages from friends, colleagues and family.

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.

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How to convert WhatsApp CRYPT files

Help how to open:

You can restore .crypt15 backups with the default function of the WhatsApp program. You may even transfer them to another device, provided it uses same telephone number.

How to convert:

No additional information how to convert CRYPT15 available yet.

List of software applications associated to the .crypt15 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 crypt15 file, edit crypt15 file, convert crypt15 file, view crypt15 file, play crypt15 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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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 crypt15 files.

crypt15 file viewer - programs that view crypt15 file - WhatsApp Messenger message database

Programs supporting the exension crypt15 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about WhatsApp Viewer for view crypt15 file action.

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