Extract chats from Skype main.db and save them as text files
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LICENSE
MANIFEST.in
README.md
requirements.txt
setup.py

README.md

save_skype

Extract chats from Skype main.db and save them as text files

Python 3 only

Installation

pip3 install save_skype

Or

  • Pull the repo
  • Install dependencies w/ pip pip3 install -r requirements.txt && python3 setup.py

Usage

  • Get the path of your main.db ~/.Skype/USERNAME/main.db
alex@mba:/media/alex/Downloads/save_skype$ save_skype --help
Usage: save_skype [OPTIONS] FILE

Options:
  -s, --save TEXT  Path to save chats
  --help           Show this message and exit.

alex@mba:/media/alex/Downloads/save_skype$ save_skype ~/.Skype/MY_USERNAME/main.db
chat_896_other1_me.txt
chat_1536_me_other2.txt
chat_901_me_other3.txt
chat_2057_me_other4.txt
...

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License

See LICENSE