CRYPT8 file extension - WhatsApp Messenger message database
What is crypt8 file? How to open crypt8 files?
File extension crypt8 is associated with the WhatsApp Messenger an instant messaging service and instant messaging client for various mobile platforms.
The crypt8 file stores encrypted and protected database with chat history similar to SQLite database format.
The crypt8 file extension is commonly used by WhatsApp Messenger for Google Android, but it can be also used by WhatsApp for other platforms.
By default, the file is called: msgstore.db.crypt8 and it is stored in phone SDcard/WhatsApp/Databases folder.
The encryption format of crypt8 files are same as crypt7, but the encryption key from location:
are more protected and cannot be extracted from smart phone, or tablet without ROOT.
This crypt8 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.
This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.
The default software associated to crypt8 file type:
Company or developer:
A small tool for Microsoft Windows that allows users to display chats from the Android msgstore.db.crypt5 and .crypt7, .crypt8, .crypt9, .crypt10, .crypt11 and .crypt12 databases.
Company or developer:
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.
List of software applications associated to the .crypt8 file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open crypt8 file, edit crypt8 file, convert crypt8 file, view crypt8 file, play crypt8 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Open crypt8 file
- View crypt8 file
- Convert crypt8 file
- Create crypt8 file
- Import crypt8 file
- Recover crypt8 file
- Backup crypt8 file
Software that open crypt8 file - WhatsApp Messenger message database
Click on the link to get more information about WhatsApp Tri-Crypt (Omni-Crypt) for open crypt8 file action.