CRYPT8 file extension - WhatsApp Messenger message database
What is crypt8 file? How to open crypt8 files?
The crypt8 file extension 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.
WhatsApp often updates its crypt format, it is possible that it will be used crypt9, crypt10, crypt11 extensions in the future.
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.
The default software associated to crypt8 file type:
Company or developer:
WhatsApp Viewer is a small tool that allows users to display chats from the Android msgstore.db.crypt5 and .crypt7 and .crypt8 database.
Company or developer:
WhatsApp Messenger for Android is a smartphone messenger available for Android and other smartphones. 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, Mac OS X 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).
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 of the crypt8 files.
- 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.