How to open WhatsApp database backup .crypt14 files
Have you had trouble opening the crypt14 file on your computer? What are crypt14 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.
What is crypt14 file?
The crypt14 extension files are encrypted chat history databases from the 2021 version of the WhatsApp Messenger instant messaging application for Android.
WhatsApp database backup description
crypt14 file is a database file created by WhatsApp Messenger, a free messaging app for smartphones. This file contains a 256-bit AES encrypted database of messages sent and received through the app.
CRYPT14 format is the 2021 version of WhatsApp's encrypted database file, which is updated periodically for security purposes. It is used to backup and restore chat histories on the same or a new device.
Suggested software to open crypt14 file
Popular instant messaging client for Google Android
Messaging app for Apple iPhone
A utility for viewing WhatsApp chat history