I have a WhatsApp backup database message.db file from a Nokia Lumia phone. How can I access its contents through a PC? Or if that's not possible, what other files do I need to get from the WhatsApp folder?

  • I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because it can be used for hacking – N K Mar 26 '15 at 9:20

Here's a tool that can open WhatsApp backups made with Android. I assume the Windows Phone Backups are created the same way so give it a shot.

Whatsapp Xtract: Backup Messages Extractor

  • They are not the same. – Max Apr 19 '17 at 16:33
  • is it still working ? – Ahmad Oct 15 '20 at 7:10
  • probably not, as Max mentioned Android & Windows Phone WhatsApp backup files are unfortunately not the same. – Thomas Oct 17 '20 at 9:40

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