The File Extensions Database


.CRYP1 File Extension

  • Developer by: Kaspersky Lab
  • Category: Ransomware encrypted Files

What is an .CRYP1 file?

.CRYP1 is CryptXXX ransomware affected data

The cryp1 file extension is related to the encrypted files produced by one of the latest variant of ransomware labeled as CryptXXX.

It encrypts users files and demands ransom to be paid in bitcoins.


How to open:

You cannot access these files manually.

How to convert:

Once you have decrypted the affected files, you can convert the content.

How to solve problems with CRYP1 files

  • Associate the CRYP1 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CRYP1 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CRYP1 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CRYP1 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CRYP1 is CryptXXX ransomware affected data. Because only the current version supports the latest CRYP1 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Kaspersky Lab manufacturer website after an available .CRYP1 is CryptXXX ransomware affected data update.
  • To make sure that your CRYP1 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.