.CRYPT8 File Extension

File Type:
WhatsApp Encrypted Database File

Having trouble opening .crypt8 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what crypt8 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open crypt8 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CRYPT8 file?

Crypt8 file extension has WhatsApp Encrypted Database file type, developed by WhatsApp, which is associated with the "database files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

crypt8 file icon
File Type:
WhatsApp Encrypted Database File
Database Files

How to open CRYPT8 file?

Double click the crypt8 file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .crypt8 extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the crypt8 extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the crypt8 file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CRYPT8 files

  • Windows Windows
  • Android Android
    • WhatsApp Messenger WhatsApp Messenger
    • WhatsApp Xtract WhatsApp Xtract
    • deraills Crypt-DBConverter for Whatsapp deraills Crypt-DBConverter for Whatsapp

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the crypt8 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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