1. CrackBerry Question's Avatar
    I managed to get the backup of the Whatsapp chat history from my Blackberry Q10 in the form of messagestore.db.crypt from the SD Card.

    I copied this file from the SD card to my NEW ANDROID Phones's memory.When I installed whatsapp it detected the backup but gave an error saying that it cannot restore and when i tried a second time it did not detect the file itself.

    Could anyone tell me how i can get the chats using the Backup file and which folder i need to paste it into or if i need to rename it?
    01-18-17 10:23 AM
  2. AWB70's Avatar
    Maybe the encrypted file can only be decrypted by the same device it came from? That's how it works I think. Maybe you need to decrypt the file on the original device first before extracting the folder to your other device.
    01-18-17 01:30 PM
  3. conite's Avatar
    BlackBerry WhatsApp still works. Uninstall and reinstall.
    01-18-17 01:44 PM
  4. dkonigsberg_wa's Avatar
    You need to use the "Export" feature buried in the settings menus (under Media Settings, I think) to convert your message DB to a format the Android client can decrypt and understand.
    Dunt Dunt Dunt likes this.
    01-18-17 03:41 PM
  5. coffee-turtle's Avatar
    01-19-17 07:49 AM

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