Small tool to display chats from the Android msgstore.db database (crypt12)
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README.md

WhatsApp Viewer

Small tool to display chats from the Android msgstore.db database.

How to use

  1. Download your WhatsApp database and key files using this method: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2770982
  2. Open WhatsApp Viewer
  3. File -> Open -> Select file
  4. Select msgstore.db in the folder "extracted"
  5. Leave account name empty, is was used for older versions of WhatsApp (crypt5)
  6. Optional: If you want, you can import contact names from the wa.db file

Command line support

"WhatsApp Viewer.exe" -decrypt12 msgstore-2016-10-22.1.db.crypt12 whatsapp.cryptkey12 decrypted.db

You cannot see bigger images because only thumbnails are stored in the database.

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