HOW TO RECOVER DELETED WHATSAPP MESSAGES
So, below are three ways to Retrieve deleted WhatsApp messages and data.
Method 1-Online Tool
Method 2 -Whatsapp Xtract
1.You need to copy the whatsapp database.
- (crypted database on SD card, can be created by starting backup from whatsapp advanced settings: settings – more – Backup Chats) or these files:
- /data/data/com.whatsapp/databases/msgstore.db and wa.db (for this you need root access. Detailed instructions in the bottom of this file. The advantage is that the corresponding contact names of phone numbers will be displayed)
2.Now Download the Whatsapp_Xtract and Extract this archive (Whatsapp_Xtract....zip) to a certain folder on your computer, e.g. C:\WhatsApp.
3.Copy the database(s) to e.g. C:\WhatsApp (on Android, you simply copy the whole folder WhatsApp on SD card to your computer e.g. to C:\WhatsApp and then copy the database file from C:\WhatsApp\Databases to C:\WhatsApp)
4.You need Python and (for Android msgstore.db.crypt decryption) the PyCrypto library
5. Then run !install pyCrypto.bat (contained in this archive. The best option is to right click on it and choose "run as administrator"