WOR File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a WOR file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .WOR files.

What is a WOR file?

A .WOR file is an Instat+ Worksheet file. Through our analysis of WOR files, we know that one use of the format is Instat+ Worksheet. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open WOR files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension WOR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different WOR openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .WOR

While Instat+ Worksheet is a popular type of WOR-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .WOR extension.

The WOR file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a WOR opener may not be able to open all kinds of WOR files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited WOR viewer.

MapInfo Workspace

Through our analysis of WOR files, we know that one use of the format is MapInfo Workspace. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different WOR openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of WOR files. Remember, different programs may use WOR files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

MapInfo Professional for Microsoft WindowsMapInfo Professional for Microsoft WindowsUser submitted
MapInfo ProfessionalMapInfo ProfessionalUser submitted
TatukGIS ViewerTatukGIS ViewerUser submitted
MapInfo ProfessionalRMapInfo ProfessionalRUser submitted
Encom Discover - MapInfo ProEncom Discover - MapInfo ProUser submitted
InstatInstatUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with WOR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with WOR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!