CRYPT7 File

What are CRYPT7 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CRYPT7 file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CRYPT7 file?

A .CRYPT7 file is a WhatsApp Encrypted Database file.

The .crypt7 file extension is used for database files created by the WhatsApp Messenger program. This file format is used explicitly for the database format of WhatsApp version 7. These CRYPT7 files contain chat logs stored by the WhatsApp Messenger software.

WhatsApp Messenger is an IM (instant messaging) client application for mobile platforms like Android and iOS. This app provides tools for free VoIP calls, text chat, links, and a variety of multimedia sharing features.

The data saved in these CRYPT7 files may contain text, metadata details, dates, and time stamps, among other information that WhatsApp Messenger uses to organize chat logs.

How to open CRYPT7 files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CRYPT7 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CRYPT7 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Last updated: June 18, 2022

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