Allows WhatsApp users on Android to extract their backed up WhatsApp data from Google Drive.
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Latest commit 16ea30b Dec 13, 2016
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
logs Create files.log Oct 19, 2016
LICENSE Initial commit Oct 19, 2016
README.md Update README.md Oct 21, 2016
WhatsAppGDExtract.py Fix hardcode 'for' Dec 8, 2016
settings.cfg Add files via upload Oct 19, 2016

README.md

WhatsApp Google Drive Extractor

Allows WhatsApp users on Android to extract their backed up WhatsApp data from Google Drive.

BRANCH UPDATES:

v1.0 - Initial release.
v1.1 - Added Python 3 support.

PREREQUISITES:
  1. O/S: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Mac OS X or Linux
  2. Python 2.x or 3.x - If not installed: https://www.python.org/downloads/
  3. Android device with WhatsApp installed and the Google Drive backup feature enabled
  4. Google services device id (if you want to reduce the risk of being logged out of Google)
    Search Google Play for "device id" for plenty of apps that can reveal this information
  5. Google account login credentials (username and password)
INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Extract "WhatsApp-GD-Extractor-master.zip".
  2. Edit the [auth] section in "settings.cfg".
  3. Run python WhatsAppGDExtract.py from your command console.
  4. Read the usage examples that are displayed.
  5. Run any of the examples.
TROUBLESHOOTING:
  1. Check you have the required imports installed (configparser and requests).
    I.E.: pip install configparser requests
CREDITS:

AUTHOR: TripCode