CURRENT File Extension

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WhatsApp Messenger Encrypted Message Database
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    WhatsApp Inc.
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What is CURRENT file?

CURRENT is a file extension commonly associated with WhatsApp Messenger Encrypted Message Database files. WhatsApp Messenger Encrypted Message Database format was developed by WhatsApp Inc.. CURRENT files are supported by software applications available for devices running , Android, Blackberry mobile phones and devices:, iOS, Windows Phone. Files with CURRENT extension are categorized as Database Files files. The Database Files subset comprises 358 various file formats. The most popular program for handling CURRENT files is WhatsApp for iPhone, but users can choose among 4 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of WhatsApp Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theWhatsApp for iPhone software, but also about CURRENT and other supported file formats.

Programs which support CURRENT file extension

The list that follows enumerates programs compatible with CURRENT files, divided into 5 categories based on operating system on which they are available. Files with CURRENT extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support CURRENT file

How to open file with CURRENT extension?

Being unable to open files with CURRENT extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with CURRENT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the WhatsApp for iPhone

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports CURRENT files installed on the system. The most obvious solution is to download and install WhatsApp for iPhone or one to the listed programs: WhatsApp for Android, WhatsApp Phone, WhatsApp for Blackberry. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading WhatsApp for iPhone installed is by going to developer’s website (WhatsApp Inc.) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of WhatsApp for iPhone and update if needed

You still cannot access CURRENT files although WhatsApp for iPhone is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that WhatsApp for iPhone cannot handle files with CURRENT may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using WhatsApp for iPhone.

Step 3. Assign WhatsApp for iPhone to CURRENT files

If you have the latest version of WhatsApp for iPhone installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage CURRENT on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the CURRENT file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where WhatsApp for iPhone is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open CURRENT files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the CURRENT file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select WhatsApp for iPhone and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with CURRENT extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the CURRENT is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the CURRENT file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Check the CURRENT file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the CURRENT file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the CURRENT file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the CURRENT file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the CURRENT file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. It could happen the the download process of file with CURRENT extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open WhatsApp for iPhone

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support CURRENT files. Close all running programs and try opening the CURRENT file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with WhatsApp Messenger Encrypted Message Database files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with CURRENT files affecting older versions of given software.

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