How can I send unsupported files on whatsapp?
.Have you ever come across an error message when trying to send a file to your friend in Whatsapp or in a Whatsapp Group Chat? If the answer is yes! Then, there is actually a small trick that comes in handy in bypassing such restrictions.By default Whatsapp allows you to send document files in the following file system format: .pdf, .doc, .txt, .docx et cetera. Also media formats from your device Gallery in these file system format: .mp4, .mp3, .jpg, .png et cetera. Whatsapp also allows you to share audio recording file system formats and also your phones contact seamlessly. But, that’s not the only file system formats in the computer age. Let’s say you want to send Android application file to your friend or in Group Chat in Whatsapp usually in the .apk file system format, How to you go about this? Conventionally, it’s practically impossible. But, bypassing the restrictions is possible from another perspective. See image below:File formats supported on WhatsappTo bypass the restriction or rather limitation of sending unsupported files system formats on Whatsapp to friends and Groups, the first step is to rename the file extension of the file in question using a file manager that has such capabilities ( usually third-party file managers, in android search and download ES Xplorer ) to file system formats Whatsapp support. Then on the receiving end from your friends device, it is required for your friend to rename the file back to the real format of the file. Its more like, cipher and decipher process. It’s a simple process and straight to the point, Kid stuff!. An example is shown below:How to Send unsupported File Formats to friends on WhatsappLets assume you want to send Android application in usually in the .apk file system format or a Windows (Win7,8,10….) based application in .exe file system format to a friend or in a Group Chat. Here’s is the procedure:Assuming you want to send Facebook android application in the .apk file system to a friend or Group in Whatsapp: Lets say the file is named apk. First, make a copy of the file to another folder in case something wrong happens. Next, rename the file to FACEBOOK.doc or FACEBOOK.DOC using a file manager. If you are using Android, you can try ES Xplorer (Popular third party Android file manager). To rename a file in ES Xplorer, tap and hold the file, then at the top of the screen where there’s an I icon. Tap the I icon. On tapping a box pops up where you can then rename the file system to what format you want. See image below:If you get a message that renaming might affect the file system, don’t worry just rename it, since you already have the backup of the file in another folder. You can also rename files, using your computer operating system. Like in Windows renaming files is quite straight to the point.Since we are done with renaming, however, the method you choose to follow in renaming your file to .doc, the most important thing is to have it renamed, simple kid stuff!.The next step is, go to Whatsapp and send the renamed file system format to your Friend or in a Group Chat:Use the Document option from the image above. Try to find where the renamed file is located in your device. Then upload to your friend or in a group Chat just like in the image below:Now notify your friend to rename the file Facebook.doc to Facebook.apk and it's done and dusted.
Which files does files extension ransomware encrypt for backup?
The backups should be done to prevent data loss if something happens independently what. Ransomware is one threat only. Computer theft, hard disk breaking, hackers, deletion by coworker, accidental overwrite, virus infection is important as well. Think about files you would hate to loose rather ones that one or another attack tries to attack.These files were affected by teslacrypt (one of more popular versions of crypto ransowmare) .7z,.rar,.m4a,.wma,.avi,.wmv,.csv,.d3dbsp,.sc2save,.sie,.sum,.ibank,.t13,.t12,.qdf,.gdb,.tax,.pkpass,.bc6,.bc7,.bkp,.qic,.bkf,.sidn,.sidd,.mddata,.itl,.itdb,.icxs,.hvpl,.hplg,.hkdb,.mdbackup,.syncdb,.gho,.cas,.svg,.map,.wmo,.itm,.sb,.fos,.mcgame,.vdf,.ztmp,.sis,.sid,.ncf, .menu,.layout,.dmp,.blob,.esm,.001,.vtf,.dazip,.fpk,.mlx,.kf,.iwd,.vpk,.tor,.psk,.rim,.w3x,.fsh,.ntl,.arch00,.lvl,.snx,.cfr,.ff,.vpp_pc,.lrf,.m2,.mcmeta,.vfs0,.mpqge,.kdb,.db0,.DayZProfile,.rofl,.hkx,.bar,.upk,.das,.iwi,.litemod,.asset,.forge,.ltx,.bsa,.apk,.re4,.sav,.lbf,.slm,.bik,.epk,.rgss3a,.pak,.big,.unity3d,.wotreplay,.xxx,.desc,.py,.m3u,.flv,.js,.css,.rb,.png,.jpeg,.txt,.p7c, .p7b,.p12,.pfx,.pem,.crt,.cer,.der,.x3f,.srw,.pef,.ptx,.r3d,.rw2,.rwl,.raw,.raf,.orf,.nrw,.mrwref,.mef,.erf,.kdc,.dcr,.cr2,.crw,.bay,.sr2,.srf,.arw,.3fr,.dng,.jpe,.jpg,.cdr,.indd,.ai,.eps,.pdf,.pdd, .psd,.dbfv,.mdf,.wb2,.rtf,.wpd,.dxg,.xf,.dwg,.pst,.accdb,.mdb,.pptm,.pptx,.ppt,.xlk,.xlsb,.xlsm, .xlsx,.xls,.wps,.docm,.docx,.doc,.odb,.odc,.odm,.odp,.ods,.odt,3. Some ransomwares encrypt whole disk or file name table. (all files), e.g. Petya.