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macos – How can I convert .ichat logs to text files? – Ask Different

June 3, 2020

https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/72987/how-can-i-convert-ichat-logs-to-text-files

QT:{{”
For reference, these are the conversation files located in
~/Library/Messages/Archive.

$ file transcript.ichat
transcript.ichat: Apple binary property list

$ plutil -convert xml1 transcript.ichat
“}}