Skype database viewer and merger

Skyperious is a Skype database viewer and merger, written in Python.

You can open local Skype SQLite databases and look at their contents:

  • search across all messages and contacts
  • browse chat history and export as HTML, see chat statistics
  • import contacts from a CSV file to your Skype contacts
  • view any database table and and export their data
  • change, add or delete data in any table
  • execute direct SQL queries


  • synchronize messages in two Skype databases: keep chat history up-to-date on different computers, or restore missing messages from older files into the current one

Additionally, Skyperious doubles as a useful database browser for any SQLite file.
Also, a command line interface is available with key functions like exporting, searching, and merging.

Making a backup of the database file is recommended before doing any changes like merging.



One thought on “Skype database viewer and merger

  1. You may need to change some commands as new version of Ubuntu


    run sudo apt-get install wx2.8-i18n libwxgtk2.8-dev libgtk2.0-dev
    run sudo apt-get install python-wxgtk2.8 python-wxtools
    run sudo apt-get install python-pip


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