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Details of extension .crypt

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .crypt file?
  • Which program can create the .crypt file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .crypt format?
  • What can convert .crypt files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .crypt extension?
WhatsApp Stored Messages .crypt file icon

WhatsApp Stored Messages

The CRYPT file is a WhatsApp Stored Messages. WhatsApp Messenger is a proprietary, cross-platform instant messaging subscription service for smartphones. In addition to text messaging, users can send each other images, video, and audio media messages.
Category: Data files
Application: WhatsApp
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
crypt10, crypt11, crypt12, crypt5, crypt6, crypt7, crypt8, crypt9
Related extensions:
WhatsApp Messenger Database
WhatsApp Encrypted Database
WhatsApp Saved Chat History
WhatsApp Messenger Recorded Voicemail
WhatsApp Messenger Encrypted Database

Other types of files may also use the .crypt file extension. If you have helpful information about .crypt extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

UltraCrypter Ransomware Encrypted Data
Cryptosaurus Encrypted File

The .crypt filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

crpt (1), cryp (1)

Can't open a .crypt file?

If you want to open a .crypt file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .crypt association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.crypt

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android