Whatsapp is the most famous mobile messaging platform till date. As we all are using WhatsApp, It has many features that's why everyone is using this messaging app.
If you are using WhatsApp then you know about a WhatsApp feature in which WhatsApp keeps our all the chat or media backup on google drive. But the disadvantage of this feature is that we can not see/Download the Whatsapp backup on google drive. It is because it's the security feature of WhatsApp that's why we can not see WhatsApp backups on google drive. But there is a method by which we can download all the WhatsApp backup on our system.
Today I will show you a method by which you can download all the backups from google drive on your system.After downloading you can see the WhatsApp media files(Whatsapp Images Sent/Receives, Audio files, Documents, and Messages ).
Whatsapp has a Security feature that all the messages/chats are created as database and this database is encrypted and without decrypting the database we can not read the WhatsApp messages. For Decrypting the database we need a key which is in the phone from which WhatsApp backups are created.we can get the key from the phone and after that, we can decrypt the database and read all messages.There is a method by which we can Decrypt Whatsapp database and read all messages.But sometimes this method doesn't work.
Step 4. Open the Extracted folder, and after that open settings.cfg file in notepad , and enter the google account Credentials (username and password) whose WhatsApp backup you want to download.Save the file and exit.
Now our system is setup to run the script.
How to Use the Script
Step 1. You have to go to this link every time you download the WhatsApp backup.
Step 2. Open command prompt at the location where the extracted folder is located. To do so, Navigate to the folder where you want to open command prompt and then simply type CMD in the address bar and hit Enter to open the command prompt window there.
Step 3. Type pythonWhatsAppGDExtract.py to run the Script.
Read the usage that how to use the script.
Example :- python WhatsAppGDExtract.py -sync (For download all the Backup from google drive)
If you have Any Error Then Please Message me on my Mail Id - email@example.com
So above is all about Extract WhatsApp Backup files from Google Drive. With the above guide, you will be able to Download all the WhatsApp Media Files on your System and you can access all the Whatsapp Media Files. Hope you like this cool trick, do share this with others too. Leave a comment below if you have any related queries with this.