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Extract and save Skype chats.

Project description

# save_skype
Extract chats from Skype main.db and save them as text files

Python 3 only

## Installation
`pip3 install save_skype`

Or

- Pull the repo
- Install dependencies w/ pip
`pip3 install -r requirements.txt && python3 setup.py`



## Usage
- Get the path of your main.db
`~/.Skype/USERNAME/main.db`

```
alex@mba:/media/alex/Downloads/save_skype$ save_skype --help
Usage: save_skype [OPTIONS] FILE

Options:
-s, --save TEXT Path to save chats
--help Show this message and exit.

alex@mba:/media/alex/Downloads/save_skype$ save_skype ~/.Skype/MY_USERNAME/main.db
chat_896_other1_me.txt
chat_1536_me_other2.txt
chat_901_me_other3.txt
chat_2057_me_other4.txt
...

Files saved to .
```

## License
See `LICENSE`

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